WEDDING – McCall-Hendricks |

WEDDING – McCall-Hendricks

Submitted photoKelly McCall and Joel Hendricks
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Kelly Lucia McCall and Joel William Hendricks, both of Arcata, were married July 2 at Empire Mine State Park. The ceremony was officiated by the bride’s uncle, Frank Sanza of San Jose.

The bride, a Nevada Union High School graduate, is the daughter of Timothy and Christine McCall of Grass Valley. She is a student at Humboldt State in Arcata and will graduate next year with a nursing degree.

The groom, also a Nevada Union graduate, is the son of William and Joanne Hendricks of Chicago Park. He is also a student at Humboldt State and will graduate next year with a degree in marine biology.

The bride wore a strapless silk gown with a chiffon train and satin-trimmed, waist-length veil. She carried a bouquet of red and orange roses.

The maid of honor was the bride’s sister, Angelina McCall, of Grass Valley.

The bridesmaids were Kastonya Hill of Colfax, Kirsten Aanastad of Chico and Jamie Mason of Smartsville. Morgin Sheppard of Rough and Ready was the junior bridesmaid.

The flower girl was Brooklyn McKenna, age 18 months, of Colfax.

The ring bearer was the bride’s cousin, Hannah Sanza, 4, of San Jose.

The best man was the groom’s brother, Abraham Hendricks, of San Diego.

The groomsmen were Justin McKenna of Colfax, Nate Overstreet of San Diego and the bride’s brother, Jason McCall, of Grass Valley.

Approximately 180 guests attended the ceremony and buffet reception.

Special guests included Tori and Aaron Swank, with daughter Audrey, of Utah; Shiho Hamada of Tokyo, Japan; the groom’s great aunt, Sister Mary Louise Gerber, age 90, of Pennsylvania; and numerous other relatives of the bride and groom.

The reception was catered by Bobby McKnight with the assistance of the bride’s grandfather, Jeep Sanza, of Napa.

Music for the ceremony was provided by the Sierra Chamber Players of Grass Valley.

Music for the reception was provided by Paramount Sound Systems.

The three-tier wedding cake was made by “It Takes The Cake.”

The photographer was Christopher Hersey.

The couple honeymooned in Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora.

They live in Arcata.

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