Valara Seiler Rhodes, of Portland, formerly of Victoria, and Michael D. Murtaugh, of Corpus Christi, eloped to Las Vegas and were married by “Elvis” at the Graceland Wedding Chapel on June 13. Valara is a probation officer in San Patricio County. Mike, a former Marine, is an aircraft mechanic at the Naval Air Station in Corpus Christi.
The bride’s parents are Don and Gloria Seiler, of Victoria.
The groom’s parents are the late Fred and Dorothy Murtaugh, of Corpus Christi.