Shannon Forney, Matthew Peterson
Shannon Lee Forney and Matthew Thomas Peterson were united in marriage at 3 p.m. Sept. 28 at Cape May United Methodist Church in Cape May, N.J.
The bride is the daughter of Ronald and Nancy Forney of Altoona.
The bridegroom is the son of Richard and Carole Peterson of Media.
The Rev. Rina L. Terry performed the double-ring ceremony.
The organist was Helen Vile.
Beverly Whitley, aunt of the bride, did a scripture reading.
The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Bailee Foreman was the maid of honor.
Bridesmaids were Amanda Schmitt and Julie Gargotta.
Lauren Peterson Weir, sister of the groom, was his honor attendant.
Matthew Weir was the groomsman.
Ushers were Stephen Peterson and Christopher Peterson, cousins of the groom.
The wedding reception was held at the Chalfonte Hotel in Cape May.
The rehearsal dinner was held at The Island Grill in Cape May.
The couple took a wedding trip to Honolulu.
They reside in Newark, Del.
Mrs. Peterson is a 2004 graduate of Altoona Area High School, and a 2009 graduate of Temple University’s Fox School of Business, Philadelphia, with a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics.
She is a finance project manager for J.P. Morgan Corporate and Investment Banking in Newark, Del.
Mr. Peterson is a 1999 graduate of Archmere Academy, Claymont, Del.; a 2002 graduate of Penn State University, University Park, with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering; and a 2005 graduate of Villanova University, Philadelphia, with a master’s degree in business administration.
He is vice president of J.P. Morgan Corporate and Investment Banking in Newark.