Alan and Anna Louise Medaris are pleased to announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Medaris, to Russell Gardner, son of Sherman and Marcy Gardner of Parker, Colorado. They will be married on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in the Salt Lake Temple. A reception will be held in their honor, the evening of Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Woods on Ninth, reception center located at 6775 South 900 East, Midvale, Utah. Melissa graduated from Morgan High School in 2009. She graduated from Brigham Young University in April, 2014, with a bachelor of science degree in family studies. Russell graduated from Chaparral High School in 2007 and served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Fortaleza, Brazil. He is currently in the masters of accounting program at Brigham Young University. In case of an oversight all are welcome to attend the reception.