Deborah Jean McDowell and Ward Andrew Holverson were married Dec. 22, 2009, and had their formal wedding on Sept. 4, 2010 at Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond, Ore.
The bride is the daughter of Russell and Dorothy McDowell. She attended Juneau-Douglas High School and graduated from Albertson College in Caldwell, Idaho, with a Bachelor of Science. She then went on to nursing school at Hawaii Pacific University for two years, obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. She works in the emergency room at Kaiser Hospital in Clackamas, Ore.
The groom is the son of Steve and Beth Greeg of Clatskanie, Ore., where he attended high school. He attended Lower Columbia Community College and Oregon State University, where he earned his degree in exercise sports science. He teaches in the physical education department at Reed College and has his own business as a personal trainer in the couple’s home of Milwaukie, Ore.