Becky Hand of Juneau and John Margeson of Poway, Calif., were married in a late-morning ceremony Feb. 4, 2011 at the Presbyterian Conference Center at Big Bear Lake, Calif. A dinner reception followed at the Elks Lodge after wedding guests joined the newlyweds with skis and snowboards on the slopes of Bear Mountain, where the couple first met.
The bride is the daughter of Dick and Carol Hand. She is employed as an emergency medical technician and ski instructor at Bear Mountain Ski Resort.
The groom is the son of Terry and Colleen Margeson. He is employed as a surgical technician at Orange County Surgery Center.
The matron of honor was Ann-Jeanette Mearig with bridesmaids Ursula Whitmore and Ann Margeson and flower girls Abigail Mearig and Claire Blanco.
The best man was Mike Margeson with groomsmen Jason Morris and Joe Thompson.
The couple honeymooned in Hawaii and will make their home in Carlsbad, Calif.