Former Montesano resident Ryan Meier and Elena Janevska of Kumanovo, Macedonia, were married on June 16, 2013, in a civil ceremony in Kumanovo. On Aug. 31, 2013, they repeated their wedding vows at the Church of St Nikola in Kumanovo, with Father Dragi Stojanovski presiding. Milosh Jovanovic and Sasho Angelovski were the witnesses.
The groom is a graduate of Montesano High School and Washington State University with a degree in construction management. The bride graduated from Kumanovo High School and is a student at Euro College, studying business administration.
The bride’s parents are Suzana Janevska of Kumanovo and the late Momchilo Janevski. The groom’s parents, Robert and Emily Meier of Montesano, attended the ceremonies.
A reception was held at the Holet Lav in Kumanovo and the couple honeymooned in Izmir, Turkey. They are currently residing in Kumanovo.