Wed in May
Lauren Bartsch, daughter of Jeffrey and Patricia Bartsch of Pickerington, was married to Rocco Latino, son of Darlene Latino of Fairborn and Rocco and Carol Latino of Brookville, on May 4, 2013, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Columbus. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. David Schalk.
The maid of honor was Amber Kurowski. Bridesmaids were Natalie Melchiorre, Kelly Bartsch, Alison Latino and Mary Howard.
The best man was Nicholas Latino. Groomsmen were Stephen Latino, Matthew Bartsch, Christopher Bartsch and Alex Bartsch.
The bride received a bachelor's degree in accounting from Ohio State University. She is an accountant with the Defense Finance and Accounting Service.
The groom received a bachelor's degree in accounting from Wright State University. He is an IT specialist with the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and serves in the Ohio Air National Guard.
The couple took a wedding trip cruise to the Bahamas, St. Thomas, Puerto Rico and Grand Turk Island.
They reside in Blacklick.