Wedding Officiants in North Bay, Ontario

Including: Sturgeon Falls, Nipissing First Nations, Cache Bay, Verner, Redbridge, Corbeil, Rutherglen, Mattawa, Callander, Powassan, Trout Creek etc

John DancavitchawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

John DancavitchLove, trust, mutual understanding, common goals and a sharing of each other provide the cornerstones for marriage. You are now ready to make your commitment to each other and tell the world. It is my role to help you dedicate yourselves to each other in a wedding ceremony, with respect and acceptance of who you are. I have respect for all forms of faith. I am a Appointed Minister, tradesman, senior manager, educator and musician, having lived in Ontario, Alberta and Newfoundland. Our two Airedale dogs fill our day. I would be delighted to assist you in making this important part of your special day, joyous and all you have dreamed it would be.

Shawna FournierawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Shawna FournierShawna is a young professional from North Bay who loves giving back to her community, and being outdoors. In the summer you will find her on the lake and in the winter on the rink with a hockey stick. You will be hard pressed to find an Officiant with a kinder spirit, who looks to share love and laughter with each couple she meets. Having worked as a Massage Therapist and in Human Resources, Shawna understands that trust, honesty, and respect are paramount for any successful relationship. When you are planning your wedding ceremony, Shawna has the energy, and the ability to make your wedding day dreams come true.

Jack BedardawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Jack BedardJack is a Appointed Minister with Clergy Support. He is completely fluent in French and English. He has been happily married for over 30 years and after retiring from the military, he and his wife decided to settle in North Bay. Throughout the years, he has met and worked with many peoples of different culture and denominations. If you are looking for a one-of-a-kind wedding ceremony of your choice, created for and by you, Jack is looking forward to help you realize your dream which is “your Wedding day”.

Jules-Pierre FournierawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Jules-Pierre FournierJP is an Officiant with a lot to offer. He’s fluently bilingual in English and French, located in North Bay, and he has been involved in the wedding industry for over 10 years. Married with three young children, he makes his living as a high school theatre teacher. He received his Theatre and Teaching degrees from Laurentian University. Comfortable in front of crowds of all sizes, JP is looking forward to helping you make the focus of your wedding day - your wedding ceremony, a personal and memorable experience.

David LockawardAdditional LanguagesEnglishSpanish

David LockIf you're dreaming of a wonderful wedding day, I help make dreams come true! I believe couples should be able to determine the when, where and how of their wedding ceremony. Your wedding ceremony is your special celebration! It's your wedding day--it should be YOUR thoughts and feelings being expressed on your wedding day--not the Officiant’s!! Call me and find out why I have been privileged to perform marriage ceremonies for more than 40 years to 100’s of couples.

Dot Beaucage-KennedyawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Dot Beaucage-KennedyMost people call me Dot and I am an Ojibway Elder residing on Nipissing First Nation near North Bay, I live my life as an Anishnabe Kwe using the Grandfather teachings. I am very knowledgeable in the Ojibway traditions and I can offer smudging or a hand drum song with ceremony for those who choose this way. However, I am not restricted to the Ojibway path as I am comfortable performing; same-sex, non-denominational or spiritual wedding ceremonies. I believe it is the couple’s special day and my job is to perform the wedding ceremony they want. I offer my help, professionalism and flexibility to all couples, no matter their spiritual path or culture.

Sandy SouthawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Sandy SouthSandy is an open-minded, sensitive individual with a good sense of humor. She takes pride in her ability to deal with people during times of crisis as a 911 Ambulance Communications Officer. She lives in Callander and is happily married to her soul mate and love of her life, and together they have raised two beautiful children. Her passion is photography and has photographed many weddings appreciating the uniqueness of each couple. Sandy is non-judgmental and will perform a wedding ceremony for couples to reflect who they are and the story they share. She is committed to give you 'your day...your way'.

Marie Viviane GirouxawardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Marie Viviane GirouxMarie Viviane as an appointed Designated minister for life celebrations, is one of our experienced and proficiently fluent French and English celebrants in the North Bay area. She is an awesome person, with a great sense of humour. She’s been privileged to have travelled and visited many parts of the world and this has given her a great respect for people from all walks of life and cultures. You will often find her in her flower gardens during the summer months and at the Curling Club over the winter. Marie Viviane believes that each wedding celebration is unique. She will be honoured to assist you on your special day by providing you with the celebration of your choice, making your day memorable and stress-free.

Judy Bechard, B.A. BSc (Kingswood University).awardAdditional LanguagesEnglish

Judy BechardJudy is a Appointed Minister with Clergy Support Church. She is a fun, consummate professional with over 20 years’ experience marrying couples. Add in her public speaking experience and you have someone who connects with all audiences to create an atmosphere of joy on your special day. She conducts spiritual, multi-faith and multi-cultural ceremonies in the North Bay area. Judy loves the outdoors, is married and together with her spouse they enjoy country living with their two beautiful Golden Retrievers. Judy believes strongly that: “You don't marry the person you can live with - you marry the person you cannot live without".