Norman, Hernandez wed
Brooke Faye Norman and Chris Hernandez were united in marriage July 3 at St. Theresa Catholic Church. The 2:30 p.m. double-ring ceremony was performed by Monsignor Murrough Wallace and witnessed by 250 family members and friends.
The bride is the daughter of Dan and Liz Norman of Lake Tahoe, Nev., and the bridegroom’s parents are Terry Hernandez and Hector Hernandez, both of South Lake Tahoe.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore an ivory taffeta, one-piece, strapless corset-style gown with train embellished with diamond-shaped blush pearl motifs on the skirt.
She wore a fingertip-length veil studded with rhinestones and carried a bouquet of cream roses, pink peonies and hydrangea.
Maid of honor was the bride’s sister, Melanie Norman of Las Vegas, and bridesmaids were the bride’s niece, Hannah Norman of Las Vegas, Jana Martin of Carson City, Alexa McKool and Tara Parina, both of San Francisco, Kristina Bradley of Gilbert, Ariz., and Brooke Maes of Truckee. Each attendant wore a floor-length, pink satin gown with black ribbon accent and carried cream colored roses.
Best man was Alex Trevino of Folsom, and groomsmen were the bridegroom’s brothers, Kyle Hernandez of South Lake Tahoe and Aaron Hernandez of San Diego, Francisco Rodriguez of South Lake Tahoe, Travis Woodcock of Portland, Ore., Timber Toste of Colorado and Ian Whitney of South Lake Tahoe.
Flower girl was Madison Bradley of Gilbert, and flower dog was Happy Hernandez of South Lake Tahoe. Ringbearers were Noah Bradley of Gilbert and the bridegroom’s nephew, Spencer Keating of Rancho Murietta, Calif.
Immediately following the wedding ceremony a reception was hosted by the bride’s parents at Edgewood Tahoe.
Upon their return from a 12-week wedding trip to France, the newlyweds established their home at South Lake Tahoe.
The bride is a graduate of Whittell High School and received a bachelor of arts degree in communications from Sonoma State University in 2002. She is a Realtor with Southeby’s Distinctive Homes as well as a CASA volunteer.
The bridegroom graduated from South Tahoe High School and was on the U.S. Ski Team for seven years. He is a Realtor with Southeby’s Distinctive Home and a waiter at Harveys “19.”