EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – Samantha Clarke and Patrick Keenan exchanged wedding vows in an afternoon ceremony at St. Thomas Church on June 9. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Henry Zinno. A reception was held at The Society Room.

The bride is the daughter of Eric and Maria Clarke of East Hartford, Conn. The groom is the son of Paul and Barbara Keenan of Harrisville.

Brittany Clarke was the maid of honor for her sister. Bridesmaids were Jaclyn Clarke, Juliet Soricelli, Niki Dean, Meghan Gallagher, Beth Bruno and Arista Ely.

Dan Keenan was the best man for his brother. Ushers were Joseph Keenan, Peter Keenan, Mark Keenan, Kevin Keenan, Ryan Pandolfi, David Garcia, Ken Okwuosa, Tyler Drapeau, Chris Lynch and Esteban Giraldo.

The bride graduated from East Catholic High School in 2009. She received her bachelor’s degree from Salve Regina University in 2013 and her master’s degree in 2014. She is employed as a project manager.

The groom graduated from North Smithfield High School. He received his bachelor’s degree from Salve Regina University in 2012 and his master’s degree in 2014. He is employed as a senior security engineer.

The couple traveled to Hawaii for their honeymoon. They live in Tolland, Conn.

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