San Diego military couple gets Wedding of a Lifetime

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San Diego military couple Desiree Ruby and Matthew Seals had the Wedding of a Lifetime Sunday at Petco Park. Photo credit Courtesy photo

First came the “I do’s.”

Then came the sound of “Play ball” Sunday as USAA & the San Diego Padres hosted a “Wedding of a Lifetime” for local San Diego military couple, Desiree Ruby and Matthew Seals, at Petco Park.

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The couple celebrated their marriage on Western Metal Rooftop building inside the stadium with nearly 100 of their closest friends and family in an all-expenses-paid ceremony and reception, after winning the wedding sweepstakes.

Seals is an Army soldier indirect fire infantryman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 185th Infantry Regiment, and Ruby is a Marine Corps radio chief with 9th Communications Battalion. Seals is also a Marine Corps veteran who served as a motorman.

The celebration was followed by the San Diego Padres playing against the Atlanta Braves. The Braves downed the Padres 4-3.

Reach Julia LeDoux at Julia@connectingvets.com.

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