Natalie Louise Berrena and Michael Dean Race were united in marriage on Sept. 29, 2012, in Centre Hall, Pa.
The bride is the daughter of Donna Bach and Michael and Elaine Berrena, all of State College, Pa. She is the granddaughter of Louis and Edith Berrena, John and Mary Sweeny-Bach and the late Patricia McCall Berrena and Eileen Henry Bach.
The groom is the son of Willard J. Race Jr. and Sandra L. Race, Dallas, Pa. He is the grandson of Willard J. Race Sr. and the late Willis Dean Johnson, Dorothy Ruth Houser Johnson and Joan Marie Davis Race.
The couple was married in an outdoor ceremony on the evening of the Harvest Moon and celebrated with family and friends at the country homestead of Dennis Bender.
The bride and groom chose their parents as their sponsors.
The bride is a graduate of State College High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in psychology and a bachelor's degree in sociology from Penn State University. She is employed as a case and office manager by Calder Way Counseling and is a well-known musician in the State College area.
The groom is a graduate of Dallas High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Penn State University. He is employed as a civil engineer at ARM Group, Inc. in State College, Pa.