Olivia Martinez, daughter of Martin & Maria Martinez of Arizona and Ernie Branch, son of Ernest Branch Sr. & Irma Mae Branch of Compton, California were unified in marriage on April 28th, 2018. The ceremony was held at the Dream Manor Inn’s private garden sanctuary in Globe, Arizona with Miguel Perez, a friend of the couple, officiating a heartfelt ceremony as the beautiful couple stood in front of a gorgeous waterfall with friends and family in attendance.
Maria Elena Martinez of Alta Dena, California is the bride’s sister and was the Maid of Honor. The bridesmaids were her friends, Susana Torrea and Lisa Robledo of Pico Rivera, California. Aruna Patel of San Dimas, California. And sister-in-law Marilyn Branch of Lomalinda, California. The lovely flower girls were the bride’s nieces Nevaeh Martinez & Amaya Martinez of Tucson, Arizona.
The groom’s friend, Theo Greer of Delaware, had the honor of being the best man. The groomsmen were the groom’s brother Damon Branch Sr. of Compton, California; friends, Ben Carlson of Chandler, Arizona; Guillermo Compillo of Phoenix, Arizona; and Martin Torrea of Pico Rivera, California. Daman Branch Jr. of Compton, California is the groom’s nephew was the ring bearer.
Approximately 130 friends and family awaited the newlyweds with a vivacious welcome followed by an elegant dinner inside the Dream Manor Inn’s Tuscany Banquet room. Entertaining the night’s formalities was Owner, Carl Williams and DJ Gilbert Jacinto from Genuine Events who packed a lively dance floor with music entertainment. The talented John Haggart from Surreal-Images captured the photos. Tony Salcido from A&A Films provided videography. Pinal Mountain Flowers owned by Christie Cothrun and Cindy Cothrun presented elegant floral arrangements and centerpieces. Anita Bolland from Globe, AZ created beautiful and extravagant cake.
Ernie works for Powerhouse Technology as President of Operations and Olivia works for Symbia Logistics as a Corporate Recruiter. The newlyweds will be residing in Buckeye, AZ.
We would like to congratulate the new Mr. & Mrs. Branch on their new journey. We wish you a life full of prosperity, love and happiness and we are thankful you chose the Dream Manor Inn to host your wedding!