Katie Marie Hushion and Joseph Anthony Baum were married on Oct. 7, 2017 at The Basilica of Saint Mary of the Assumption in Marietta. Father Mark Moore officiated the ceremony with Father Mike Campbell and Father Patrick Gaughan. The bride is the daughter of Tom and Teresa Hushion of Marietta. She is the granddaughter of Joseph and Mary Augenstein, Joan Hushion and the late John Hushion. The groom is the son of Michael and Renee Baum of Millfield, Ohio. He is the grandson of the late Vincent and Dorothy Scarmack and the late Francis and Betty Baum. The organist was John Ontko and the vocalist was Jennifer Simmons.
The maid of honor was Catie Adams, friend of the bride and the bridesmaids included Niki Hutchinson, sister of the groom, Lauren Grear, Lindsay Scott, Molly Kenney, Kaitlyn Bonar, Liz Cox and Lex Macri, friends of the bride. Flower girl was Nina Jung, goddaughter and cousin of the bride. The best man was Luca Scarmak, cousin of the groom. Groomsmen were Christian Hushion, brother of the bride, Adam Grear, Ian Weaver, Kyle Russell, Bob Medberry, Hassan Nash and Emeric Suma, friends of the groom.
A reception with dinner and dancing followed the ceremony and was held at The Lafayette Hotel. The newlyweds honeymooned in Cancun, Mexico and currently reside in Marietta.