Lawson, Wilson wed


Abigail Lawson and Matthew Wilson wed Sept. 10, 2011, at the home of a close family friend in Juneau.

The bride is the daughter of Kim and Tom Lawson of Juneau. She graduated from Juneau Douglas High School and attended the University of California Davis and is pursuing a masters degree at the University of Nevada Reno.

The groom is the son of Patricia and Dr. Vanez Wilson of Salt Lake City, Utah. He graduated from Skyline High School in Salt Lake City and attended Utah State University for undergraduate studies and the University of California Davis for graduate studies. He is currently employed as a biologist with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service in Fallon, Nev.

Her brother, Andrew Lawson, attended the bride. His sister, Margaret Wilson, attended the groom. Kurt Fredriksson, a close family friend, officiated the wedding and Cooper, the groom’s dog, was the ring bearer.

The pair met at UC Davis and bonded over a shared love of Alaska, ducks, and the outdoors. They will make their home in Reno, Nev.


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