Weddings — July 31


Kelly Downes and Blake Ledingham were married June 11, 2011, at Sea-Tac Gardens in Seattle, Wash.

The bridesmaids were Vanessa Millender, Danielle Cano, Jessica Eck and Kyla Frost.

The groomsmen were Mark Millender, Tim Espinoza, Jayson Tosch and Mike Downes.

The couple met while Ledingham was stationed at Fort Lewis, Wash.

Ledingham, a veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq, is employed with TW Security at Cannon Air Force Base and is taking classes in nursing at Clovis Community College.

Downes, who grew up on the waterfront of Puget Sound, graduated with a bachelor’s degree in applied psychology from the University of Arizona.

After honeymooning in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, the couple will make Clovis their home.