Maggie Ledwell — Andreas Thorsen
Maggie Ledwell and Andreas Thorsen, both of State College, Pa., were married July 6, 2013.
The bride is the daughter of Mark and Mary Ledwell of Charlemont, Mass.
The groom is the son of Ralf and Frances Thorsen of State College.
The ceremony took place in Saint Joseph’s Catholic Church in Shelburne Falls.
Ann Surmaceviz was her sister’s matron of honor. Bridesmaids were friends, Ingrid Ludwig and Emily Schwarzer.
Jens Thorsen served as his brother’s best man. Groomsmen were friends, Andrew Strassner and James Wall.
The reception was held in the Shelburne-Buckland Community Center.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of Mohawk Trail Regional High School. She went on to receive her BA in sociology and political science from the University of Massachusetts, graduating in 2008. She completed her masters in 2011 at Penn State, where she is currently working on her PhD in sociology and demography.
The groom graduated in 1999 from Notre Dame High School in Easton, Pa. He went on to receive his BS in industrial engineering in 2005 from Penn State. He is currently pursuing his PhD in industrial engineering and operations research at Penn State.
The couple will be making their home in Bozeman, Montana, after they graduate, where they will work as professors at Montana State University.
The bride will use the name Maggie Thorsen.