Laura N. Christian of Parkville, Maryland, daughter of Mark and Karen Preiss of Baltimore, Maryland, and Patrick J. Blake, also of Parkville, son of Gary and Judith Blake of Summit Hill, were united in marriage on July 12, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Baltimore.
The Rev. William F. Spacek, M.Div., BCC, officiated the ceremony. Mary Stanton was the organist.
Given in marriage by her parents, the bride chose Lauren A. Reidy to be her maid of honor.
The bridesmaids included Jennifer L. Jeremiah, Robin M. Hope, Ashley N. Silcott and Tracy M. Purper.