Wedding – Melanie Sharon Farkas and Douglas Andrew Stark were married on June 26 in Providence. Melanie is the daughter of Paul and Esta Farkas of Longmeadow, Massachusetts. Doug is the son of Alan and Marjorie Stark of Washington, D.C. (recently of Holyoke, Massachusetts). Rabbi Wayne Franklin and Cantor Brian Mayer of Temple Emanu-El in Providence, as well as Rabbi Amy Katz and Cantor Elise Barber of Temple Beth El of Springfield, Massachusetts, officiated.
The happy couple honeymooned in Iceland. Both Melanie and Doug completed their undergraduate education at Brandeis University. Melanie is a psychologist working at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. Doug is the museum director at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport.