Malia Elizabeth Zurcher and Sean Daniel Leaverton were married July 27, at Fontaine Estates Winery in Naches, Washington. Randy P’Pool, uncle of the bride, officiated. Malia is the daughter of Tim and Michelle Zurcher of Yakima, Washington.
The bride was a 2009 graduate of Marysville Pilchuck High School and graduated from the University of Washington with degrees in Drama and English. She recently received her Masters Degree from Western Washington University and is currently employed by the Selah School District.
The groom is the son of Daniel Smith and Lauri Leaverton of Yakima, Washington. He is a 2010 graduate of Eisenhower High School. He proudly served in the United States Air Force for 6 years. He is currently pursuing a degree in accounting.
Standing up for the bride and groom were; Maid of Honor; Hailey Zurcher, sister of the bride, Matron of Honor; Randi P’Pool Johnson, cousin of the bride. Bridesmaids; Raley Rewa, Alyssa Woods, Shaudi Vahdat, Quinn Johnson. Best ‘Man’; Katrina Durham sister of the groom. Groomsmen; Erik Horbatko, John Durham, Connor Zurcher, Ian Leaverton and Abby Durham. Serving as Flower Girl; Nila P’Pool. Music performance during the ceremony by John and Katrina Durham and Connor Zurcher.
A special reading was performed by Dave Zurcher, uncle of the bride. The bride and groom dearly missed those who have passed; Bob and Thelma Miller; grandparents of the Bride; Melissa Miller Egilson; aunt of the bride; Tom Zurcher; grandfather of the bride and Carolyn Leaverton, grandmother of the groom. After a honeymoon trip to Mexico, Sean and Malia are making their home in Yakima, Washington.