Mallory Backus and Samuel Shangraw were married September 6, 2014 in an outdoor ceremony at the Three Stallion Inn in Randolph. Penny Kellogg, mother of the bride, performed the ceremony. The bride was walked down the aisle by her father, Steven Backus.
The bride is the daughter of Penny Kellogg and Brian Hartigan of Randolph, and Steven Backus of Randolph. She is a graduate of Randolph Union High School and Vermont Technical College. She is employed at Hairmasters Salon in Essex Junction, and Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin.
The groom is the son of Kay Shangraw and the late Dennis Shangraw of Williamstown. He is a graduate of Williamstown High School and is employed by UPS in Berlin.
The bride’s maid of honor was Gyna Poulin of Essex Junction. Bridesmaids were Mariah Miller of Randolph, Kelsey Richard of Essex Junction, and Ashley Klapper (Savard) of Irmo, S. C. The groom’s best man was Logan Coon of Williamstown, groomsmen were brothers Matthew Shangraw, Peter Shangraw (Williamstown), and Benjamin Shangraw of San Diego, Calif. The ring bearer was Brent Shangraw, flower girls were Ruby and Allison Shangraw.
The couple recently purchased a home in Barre Town.