BLOOMSBURG - Debra Lee Walter and Ryan Paul Dorkoski were united in marriage on May 19, 2012, at The Pump House Bed and Breakfast, Bloomsburg. The couple exchanged vows on the banks of the Catawissa Creek, and an outdoor reception immediately followed.
The bride is a daughter of Sharon and John Walter, of Milton. The groom is a son of Elaine (Kasmer) Keating, of Bloomsburg, and David and JoAnn Dorkoski, of Strong.
Michelle McHale, twin sister of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Veronica Orwan, Kristen Varner, Julia Tramposch and Candice Nurnberger.
Adam Neiderhiser served as best man. Groomsmen were Maxwell Tolan, Tye Patchana, Keith Kinek and Brandon Gray.
Debra and Ryan both graduated from Bloomsburg University with Master of Science degrees in biology. They are both furthering their education to earn their doctoral degrees in botany. The couple reside in Athens, Ohio, and are attending Ohio University.
For their honeymoom, the couple attended The Society for Freshwater Science annual meeting in Louisville, Ky.