Summers-Drake wedding

By Mary Louise Ruehr Published:

Leah Emma Summers and Cody Michael Drake were united in marriage by the Rev. Paul Meduri in an Oct. 6 wedding ceremony in Solon.

The fall wedding theme was fulfilled in colors of orange and brown.

The groom's parents are Bill and Ardi Drake of Ravenna. The bride is the daughter of Lee and Laurie Summers of Ravenna. The bride was escorted by her father.

Mindy Robey of Green served as matron of honor. The flower girls were Riley Kay Summers of Ravenna, niece of the bride, and Abigail Robey of Green.

Bridesmaids were Savannah Golias of Ravenna; Allyson Ford of Akron; Corley Summers of Ravenna, sister-in-law of the bride; Brandi Adamic and Shakennah Byrd, both of Ravenna; and Samantha Drake of Ravenna, sister of the groom.

Matt Golias of Ravenna was the best man. Ring bearers were Liam Evan Summers of Ravenna, nephew of the bride, and Zander Robey of Green.

Groomsmen were Chris Eicher and Deron Boyd, both of Ravenna; Luke Summers and Landon Summers, both of Ravenna, and Lance Summers of Sewickley, Pa., all brothers of the bride; and Mark Powell of Twinsburg.

A reception was held following the ceremony at Terry Macklin Event Centre in Solon.

Special guests included Victor and Rachael Summers of Sebring, Fla., and Earl and Catherine Hearrell of Ravenna, all grandparents of the bride, and Mrs. Jerri Kulko of Cape Coral, Fla., grandmother of the groom.

Both the bride and groom are 2004 graduates of Ravenna High School. The groom graduated from the College of Wooster in 2008.

The Drakes took a honeymoon trip to Ireland and now reside in Ravenna.

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