Lauren Frances Dwyer and Shane Conlan Kenney, both of Metairie, La., were married on Sept. 28, 2013, at The Most Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in New Orleans, La.
The bride is the daughter of Timothy and Jeannine Dwyer Sr., of Metairie, La. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Jacquat, of Metairie, La., and the grandson of the former Helen McNitt, formerly of Lewistown.
Megan Rene Whitmer, of New Orleans, was the maid of honor.
Mr. and Mrs. Shane Conlan Kenney
The best man was Timothy J. Dwyer, Jr., of Metairie, La., brother of the bride.
Bridesmaids were: Kristin E. Mineo of Covington, La., cousin of the bride; Jennifer M. Crawford, of New Orleans, cousin of the bride; C. Ramsey Kenney, of Tampa, Fla., sister of the groom; Kelsey L. Bonnaffons, of New Orleans; and Amanda L. Jackson, of Metairie, La.
Groomsmen were: William T. Johnson, of Jackson, Miss.; Brian R. Seay, of New Orleans; Brandon J. Haller, of Covington, La.; Joshua P. Wells, of Kenner, La.; and Colby T. Crawford, of New Orleans.
Ushers were: Preston P. Chatham, of Covington, La., cousin of the bride; Garrick J. Huhner, of Metairie, La.; and Judge T. Huhner, of Metairie, La.
The Revs. Edwin L. Gros and Neal W. McDermott performed the ceremony that also included: Beverly M. Suffern, of Dallas, Texas, Christopher E. Lee, of Baton Rouge, La., cousin of the bride, and Lauren Hoffman Hernandez, of Chicago, Ill., as readers; Jonathan Szymanski, organist, Ashleigh Alleman, soloist, Kevin Rouchell, soloist, John Mlynczyk, trumpeter and Michael Olejniczak, violinist, all of New Orleans; Claire E. Jacquat and Amelia J. Jacquat, of Harahan, La., cousins of the groom, as acolytes.
A reception followed in the Audubon Tea Room.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of St. Marys Dominican High School in New Orleans, and 2011 graduate of the Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, with a Bachelor of Science degree in biological engineering. She is employed as a project manager for Baker Concrete Construction, LLC.
The groom is a 2008 graduate of Brother Martin High School, New Orleans, and a 2012 graduate of Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, with a Bachelor of Science in kinesiology. He is employed by Metairie Orthopedic and Sports Medicine as a physical therapy technician.
Following a Mediterranean wedding cruise, they live in Metairie, La.