Clinton couple marries on farm

Culley James Lehman and Amy Jo Berto married at her grandparents’ farm in August. - Mark Gaggia Photography
Culley James Lehman and Amy Jo Berto married at her grandparents’ farm in August.
— image credit: Mark Gaggia Photography

Amy Jo Berto and Culley James Lehman were married Aug. 4, 2012 at Hillside Polled Herefords (the bride’s grandparents’ farm). The bride’s cousin, Pastor Bob Luhn of Othello, Wash., officiated at the ceremony. Approximately 370 guests attended.

The bride is the daughter of Jim and Kim Berto of Langley. The groom is the son of Jim and Joan Lehman of Clinton.

The couple both graduated from South Whidbey High School in 2002. The bride graduated magna cum laude from Texas Christian University in 2006. She is the Assistant Artistic Director of Whidbey Island Dance Theatre and a dance instructor with Island Dance. The groom is employed by Brown Bear Septic and Lehman Enterprises. Together they own and operate CAL Septic, LLC.

The bride’s college roommate, Laura Barbee (Tyler, Texas) was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Katie Riggs (New Orleans), Kate Ashworth (Seattle) and Sarah Ashworth (Ocean Springs, Miss.) Flower girl was Taylor Fifield-Manning of Clinton.

The groom’s brother, Adam Lehman of Clinton, was best man. Groomsmen were Peter Manning of Clinton, brother of the bride, Jimmy Berto of Freeland, and Pat McAfee of Great Falls, Mont. The groom’s cousins, Tyler and Tanner Favro of Marysville, were the ringbearers.

The couple honeymooned around Flathead Lake, Mont. They now reside at their home in Clinton.


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