Michelle M. Turco and Marc. J. Blanchard were married on Oct. 10, 2010 at the Atkinson Country Club in Atkinson, N.H., followed by a reception. John Cena officiated the ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Michelle is the daughter of Robert and Nancy Turco of York, Maine. Marc is the son of Jean and Jeanne Blanchard of Pelham, N.H.
Maid of honor was Lisa Alaimo of Methuen. Bridesmaids were Jill Stackelin of Methuen, Madeline Turco of Syracuse, N.Y., and Amanda Turco of Fremont, N.H. Flower girl was Jessica Blanchard.
Best man was John Thomas of Salem, N.H. Ushers were John Turco of Lexington, Ron Desroche of Salem, N.H., and Michael Turco of Manchester, Conn. Ring bearer was Bryce Blanchard.
Michelle is a graduate of Methuen High School, and earned an Associate in Computer and Information Science from Northern Essex. She works for the City of Methuen as an Administrative Assistant.
Marc is a graduate of Central Catholic, and earned a Business Management degree from Merrimack College. He is the Vice President at MVP Home Improvements in Windham, N.H.
The couple will honeymoon in Alaska in September, 2011.
They reside in Groveland.