Eileen Wilson and Barry Begenyi of Douglas, are to be married on June 18, 2005, at the Cathedral of the Nativity in Juneau, with a reception to follow at the Baranof Hotel.
The bride is the daughter of Joseph Wilson and Maureen Shoemaker of Tallahassee, Fla. She is a graduate from Loyola University in New Orleans, La. She is the program director for the Juneau Racquet Club-The Alaska Club.
The groom is the son of Charles and Joanne Begenyi of Northern Cambria, Pa. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh. He is an associate at Haight & Associates.
The couple met in Juneau. The bride was participating in a year-long volunteer program with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps. The groom was chasing fish in the local Alaska waters. Three years later, they were engaged on his birthday.
The maid of honor will be the sister of the bride, Kathleen Wilson. The best man will be the brother of the groom, Michael Begenyi. Groomsmen are brothers of the bride, Michael Wilson and Kevin Wilson.
The couple plans to honeymoon somewhere warm and sunny. They plan on making Juneau their home.