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Congratulations, Victoria & Bryan!

Victoria Elizabeth Miller and Patrick Bryan Melland, Jr. were married on May 22nd at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in Kansas City, Missouri. The bride is the daughter of John Miller of Kansas City, and the late Lee Ann Miller. Victoria is the granddaughter of the late Earlana and Gerald Hamilton, the late Margaret May Haskins, and the late John Miller. Her groom is the son of Wendy and Patrick Melland of Kansas City. Bryan is the grandson of Dr. John Melland of Hutchinson, Kansas, and the late Darlene Melland, the late Patricia Cramer Judd, and the late Dr. Peter Boylan. The bride and groom had a lovely, small cake which featured a porcelain dove cake topper that was used by the groom’s parents at their wedding in 1992. The happy couple lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where Victoria is studying for a master’s degree in business administration from Rockhurst University, and Bryan is employed with Fast Enterprises. They are planning a wedding reception at Mission Hills Country Club next year on the evening of their first anniversary.

Also featured in the Tie The Knot Signature Issue – August 8, 2020
Photo Credit: David Riffel


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