On July 3rd Matthew Abraham married Erika Ramirez at The Sweet Pea Ranch in California. Matthew used to play football for Newton Aycliffe Youth Centre and was a pupil at St John’s, Bishop Auckland where his team won the County Cup.
The bride’s sister Juniper Garza conducted the Service and the Maid of Honor was Lauren Trenton. Graham Abraham, brother of the groom, was Best Man.
Two of the groomsmen, Peter Laskey and Keith Barber, were also from Newton Aycliffe with family and friends from England and Scotland also able to attend the wedding.
After their honeymoon at Hermosa Beach the couple will settle in Claremont, California, where Matthew is a football coach.