Miss Kelli Nicole Fertitta and Mr. Joshua James Woods were united in marriage on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at six o’clock in the evening at Sacred Heart Church in Galveston, Texas. The double ring ceremony was officiated by the bride's cousins, Father Frank Fabj of St. Francis Cabrini Church of Houston, and assisted by Monsignor Salvador Culotta of Beaumont, TX.
Music for the ceremony was provided by Divisi Strings. Vocalist, Amy Brennan Larison was accompanied by Phyllis Harris, organist. Following the ceremony, the bride’s family, hosted a reception in the Grand Ballroom of the Galveston Island Convention Center at The San Luis Resort with musical performance by A-Town A-List, the bride’s favorite band. On the eve of the wedding the rehearsal dinner, held poolside at the San Luis Resort, was hosted by cousins of the bride, Susan Falgout and Fellman Seinsheimer, and followed by a Welcome Reception for all out-of-town guests. The bride's aunt, Olivia Estrada, and cousins Vicki West and Cristina Bailey hosted the bridesmaid's luncheon in the Grotto Restaurant, Galveston. A farewell brunch was hosted on Sunday by the bride's aunts Barbara Michaelis and Margo Hildebrand, together with cousins Brandie and Tammy Michaelis