Violet J. Preston of Worcester, MA, the daughter of Robert and Wilma Lavine of Worcester, MA, and John P. Raboin of Newport, VT, the son of Gerard and Pauline Raboin of Newport, VT, were united in marriage on July 13, 2013 at Paul's Sugar House in Derby, VT with Reverend Brian Fecher of Bible Baptist Church of Newport, VT officiating at the 11 a.m. double ring ceremony.
The organist was Dianna Fecher and the soloists were Kyle Fecher and Gabriella Fecher.
The bride was given in marriage by her sister Betty Johnson. The matron of honor was Christina Braun of Dayton, OH and the bridesmaid was Beth Aubin of Worcester, MA. The flower girl was Thankful Cilwik, and the ring bearer was Samuel Fecher.
The best man was Thomas Cilwik and the usher was Caleb Fecher, both from Vermont.
A reception was held at Paul's Sugar House in Derby, VT. Contributing to the wedding festivities were: Jane Snider of Paul's Sugar House who made the wedding cake, Marc Shelton who supplied the music, and the photographer was Kristy Mosher of Studio Outback of Charleston, VT.
The groom is a graduate of North Country Union High School and Lyndon State College. He is a self Employed Internet Entrepreneur.
The couple are now residing in Newport Center, VT.