Weddings

McMillan / Grad

Matthew Grad and Kyra Grad (formerly Kyra McMillan) were married on April 18 in Las Vegas. Kyra Grad was raised in Kula. Matthew Grad has lived on Maui for over 10 years and is from Bismarck, N.D.The couple live in Makawao with their 1 1/2 year old daughter and are expecting a boy in October.

Sacapanio-Baisa/Lee

Jessica Nohealani Lee, daughter of Derek and Evalani Lee of Kahului, and Marshall Pomaikai Sacapanio-Baisa, son of Terrie Baisa and the late Michael Sacapanio, were married on Oct. 11, 2014, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Pulehu Chapel in Kula. Bishop Mark Kaaa performed the ...

Corretjer Meader

Nina Meader and Ivan Corretjer were married Sept. 5 on a "secret" Maui beach after eight years of dating. Originally from Washington, D.C., Nina is currently living on Maui and Ivan is living in San Diego. They plan to continue the early part of their marriage together on the island sometime in ...

Heck-Long

Robert Heck and Ginny Heck (formerly Ginny Long) were married on Anini Beach, Kauai, on May 28. Robert Heck was born on Maui and raised in Kihei, where his family resides. The couple live together with their daughter, Eve, in northwest Arkansas.

Bertram-Morairty

After 30 years of engagement, former State Rep. Joe Bertram III, son of Joseph and Esther Bertram of Kihei, wed his lifelong partner Albert Morairty, son of Richard and Marguerite Morairty of Arizona, on Dec. 4, in one of the first gender-equal marriages on Maui.

Hixon-Smith

Charles Joesph Hixon and Westley Clarence Smith were married Thursday on Big Beach at Makena State Park. The ceremony was officiated by William Lum of Universal Life Church and witnessed by Jade Schilling of Kailua-Kona. A reception was held at Kono's On The Green in Kihei.

Baula-Petro

Mellissa and Walter Baula were married in a private ceremony at Kahului Union Church on April 3.Marc and Donna Petro of Kahului are the parents of the bride. Amando and Loreta Baula of Kahului are the parents of the groom.The bride and groom reside in Waikapu.Paul Petro, the bride's brother, ...

Riley-Bonar

Cavan Shea Riley, son of Jim and Jeanne Riley of Maui, and Stacey Bonar, daughter of Mitchell and Terry Bonar of Chico, Calif., were married at the Historic Sand Rock Farm in Aptos, Calif.Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by her sister Morgan Bonar and bridesmaids Erica ...

Marks-Robertson

Kathleen Marie Robertson, daughter of Peggy and Harry Robertson of Lahaina, exchanged wedding vows with Morgan Joseph Marks, son of David and Victoria Marks of Santa Rosa, Calif., on June 21, 2013, at the Puamana Clubhouse in Lahaina.The brother of the bride is Reed Roberston, and the sister of ...

Shields-Shields

Airman Justin Shields, a 2011 graduate of Lahainaluna High School, and Airman Chelsea Shields, a 2010 graduate of Maui Preparatory Academy, were married on Dec. 31, 2011.Justin graduated from boot camp March 2, 2012, and tech training on April 22, 2012.Chelsea graduated from boot camp Oct. 26, ...

Lopez-Fernandez

Carol and George "Pocho" Fernandez of Makawao announced the marriage of their daughter, Shantel Nicole Fernandez, to Lorenzo Juliano Lopez on Nov. 10, 2012, at the King Kamehameha Golf Club in Waikapu.The bride graduated from Maui High School in 1996 and received her bachelor's degree in ...