Wedding: Robbie — Stokes
Norwich — Katherine Olivia Robbie and Henry C. Stokes were married on Sept. 7, 2013 at the home of the bride’s parents, Peter and Libby Robbie, of Norwich.
The outdoor ceremony was officiated by Milton Frye, with the bride’s nephews, Jay and Ian Heiny-Robbie, attending as ring bearers. Twenty family members and close friends were present at the ceremony and for a formal dinner prepared by the bride and her father. The wedding cakes were created by the bride’s sister-in-law, Jennifer Heiny. A wedding celebration was held on Sept. 28 at the Dartmouth Skiway with many extended family members and local and out-of-town friends attending.
The bride is a registered nurse in the labor and delivery unit at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. She graduated from Hanover High School in 1998 and Colby College in 2002. She received her nursing degree from Johns Hopkins University and subsequently worked at Rhode Island Hospital. She worked for Doctors Without Borders in Haiti and in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2011 and 2012.
The bridegroom is the son of Wesley and Robin Stokes, of Harmony, N.J. He graduated from Belvidere High School in Belvidere, N.J., and obtained his nursing degree from Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, Pa. Employed as a registered nurse in the cardiac catheterization lab at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, he has worked as a nurse in Philadelphia, New Jersey, Vermont and New Hampshire.
The couple traveled to Paris and Provence for their honeymoon. They live in Norwich.