Wedding: Svatik — McCarthy
Wilder — Jennifer L. Svatik and Ryan M. McCarthy were married on June 29, 2013.
The wedding took place at St. Anthony’s Church in White River Junction and was presided over by the Rev. Thomas Mosher. The bride was escorted by her father.
Amy Svatik was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Carolyn Lofgren, Jaime Mulligan, Brigid McCarthy and Christine Dagostino. Grace Gardner and Gabby Gardner were flower girls. Jason Gardner was the best man. Groomsmen were Shawn Clough, Randy St. Peter, Drew Christ and Jeff Hafley. Joey Gardner was the ring bearer. Following the ceremony, a reception was held at the Bettis property in Hartford.
The bride is the daughter of John and Lynn Svatik, of Stratford, Conn. She graduated from Frank Scott Bunnell High School in 1998 and earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Springfield College in Springfield, Mass., in 2002. She received a master’s degree in sport and exercise psychology from the University of Virginia in 2005 and is employed as an assistant athletic director for Student Athlete Services at University at Albany in Albany, N.Y.
The bridegroom is the son of Marie McCarthy, of Wilder, and the late Dennis McCarthy. He graduated from Hartford High School in 1996 and earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education from the University of New York-Cortland in 2001. He received a master’s degree in liberal studies from University at Albany in 2004 and is employed as an associate head coach/offensive coordinator at University at Albany.
The couple plan to honeymoon in Ireland and Italy. They make their home in Albany.