Kristin Marie Couch and Joshua Logan Sare were married July 18 at Hillcrest Orchard in Medford. The bride and groom's friend, Ryan Suvoy, officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Barbara Couch and the late Jack Couch of Medford. A 1997 graduate of South Medford High School, she received a bachelor's degree in economics in 2001 from the University of Oregon in Eugene. She is a wind asset management analyst with Iberdrola Renewables in Portland.
The groom is the son of Barbara and Lanny Sare of Grants Pass. A 1997 graduate of Hidden Valley High School, he attended Lane Community College and the University of Oregon in Eugene. He is a merchandise manager for Costco Wholesale in Wilsonville.
Bridesmaids were Emilee Anderson of Louisville, Ky., Anny Karcich of Medford, Erin McLane of Central Point, Sarah Primerano of Medford, Lisa Tate of Medford, and the groom's sister, Melanie Spliethof of Grants Pass. Junior bridesmaid was the bride's niece, Morgan Couch of Medford.
Groomsmen were Corey Spliethof of Grants Pass, Lance Tate of Medford, and the bride's brother, Todd Couch of Medford. Junior groomsman was the bride's nephew, Connor Couch of Medford.
Flower girl was the groom's niece, Raelynne Spliethof of Grants Pass.
Following the ceremony, the newlyweds and the bride's mother hosted a reception at Hillcrest Orchard.
After a honeymoon to Tahiti, the newlyweds are living in Portland.