Mary Beth LaRue and Matthew Aporta were united in marriage April 6, 2013, at the historic Santa Margarita Ranch in Santa Margarita, Calif. The ceremony was officiated by David Lynch.
The bride is the daughter of Dick and Linda LaRue of Glenwood. The groom is the son of John Aporta and Micael Tsavaris of New York, N.Y.
John LaRue, brother of the bride, served as the man of honor. Two of the bridesmaids were Blaire Winum Schnebel and Ashley Turner of Glenwood.
Following the ceremony, a reception took place in a barn at Santa Margarita Ranch. The couple honeymooned in Thailand for three weeks before returning to their home in Venice Beach, Calif.
The bride, a graduate of the University of Iowa, is employed as a yoga instructor and writer. The groom graduated from American University in Washington, D.C., and works in sales and new business development for Stronger Faster Healthier.