Elizabeth Soter and Eric Richards were united in marriage in a June 27 wedding ceremony held at the Whetstone Park of Roses.

Elizabeth Soter and Eric Richards were united in marriage in a June 27 wedding ceremony held at the Whetstone Park of Roses.

The bride is the daughter of Peter and Linda Soter of Columbus. The groom is the son of Carl and Phyllis Richards of Lancaster.

Mary Soter was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Nora Xu, Karen Karpik, Amy Soter, Ann Cugliari and Lacey Wells. Justin Richards was best man. Groomsmen were Ryan Richards, Michael Soter, Matthew Soter, John Cronin and Doug Vallot.

The couple resides in Houston.

The bride graduated from Northland High School, holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Ohio State University and a master's degree in math education from Ohio University. She is a teacher at College of the Mainland.

The groom graduated from Lancaster High School and holds a degree in pharmacy from Ohio Northern University. He is a pharmacist for Pharmacare.