On Sept. 6, 2008, Echo Ginest was married to Justin Kramer at the Belknap Resort and Hot Springs in Blue River, Ore. The bride, given in marriage by her father, is the daughter of Bill and Sandy Ginest, both graduates of Kingman High School. The groom is the son of Jim and Nora Kramer; Dale Donovan officiated the ceremony.
Echo went to school in Corvallis, Ore., then attended Linn-Benton Community College in Albany, Ore. She is presently employed at Dixon Creek Dental in Corvallis. Justin attended Southwestern Oregon Community College for two years on a baseball scholarship. He later attended Linn-Benton Community College. He is currently employed at Norris and Stevens Company of Portland.
The maid of honor was the bride's sister, Tellina Ginest; the best man was Jared Standerwick; the flower girl was Bianca Candeloria; and the ring bearer was the groom's nephew, Ashton Riggino.
The reception was at Belknap Resort with lots of good food and good music. Out of town Kingman guests were Kevin and Beth Ferry; Bob and Bonnie McFadyen, uncle and aunt of the bride who were celebrating their 33rd Wedding Anniversary the same day as the wedding; Allen Chaffin; Gloria Woodmansee, aunt of the bride; Heather Short, cousin of the bride, and her sons, Casen and Baylor; and Ken and Kathy Peterson, the bride's grandparents.
Echo attended pre-school at Grace Lutheran Pre-School and kindergarten and first grade at Cerbat Elementary. She and Jessica Hillemayer designed Kids Castle shirts when they were in kindergarten.
The honeymoon trip was at Disney World and the Bahamas.
The couple plans to live in Oregon.