Melanie Bartlett and Jason Thomson, both of Ontario, Canada, married Saturday, April 30, 2005, at Danforth Chapel in Lawrence, with Judge Jean Shepherd officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Gary and Susie Bartlett, Lawrence. She is the granddaughter of Sue Durkin, Eudora, and the late George Durkin.
The groom is the son of Valrena Bolus and Terry Thomson, both of Ontario. He is the grandson of Valmore Genereux, Kenora, Ontario, Canada, the late Margaret Murphy, and the late Peter Thomson.
Matron of honor was Cathy Jones. Bridesmaids were Sara Weihn and Brianne Bartz. Best man was Paul Bolus. Groomsmen were Terry Thomson and Gary Bartlett. Ring bearer was the groom's son, Cabot Thomson.
A reception followed the ceremony at SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Lawrence.
The bride is a 1998 graduate of Free State High School in Lawrence. The groom is a 1990 graduate of Assumption Secondary School, Burlington, Ontario, and a 1994 graduate of Ryerson University.
They both work for the groom's communications company, Creativemercenary.
The couple live in Ontario.