Weddings

Forever, Together

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About

$399 Typical Price

Forever, Together offers wedding officiating services in both English and Spanish. With experience officiating weddings and elopements since 2007, this husband and wife team has assisted over 1,200 couples create meaningful wedding ceremonies and celebrations. Committed to your vision and keeping your unique personalities in mind, Forever, Together will help you create an event that perfectly reflects your wishes. From intimate gatherings to grandiose galas, they will make your wedding ceremony dreams come true.

Services Offered

Forever, Together offers many different officiating services. From single religion ceremonies to non-religious ceremonies and everything in-between, they’ll help you profess your love to one another in a way that matters most. Their services include:

  • Spanish and Bilingual ceremonies and traditions
  • Civil unions
  • Handfastings
  • Unity Sand and other Elegant Wedding Traditions
  • Short notice weddings
  • Elopements and "Mini" Wedding packages
  • Interfaith ceremonies
  • Religious and Non-religious ceremonies
  • Rehearsals
  • Customized vows
  • LGBTQ Weddings



  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the typical price for your wedding services?

$399

Which of the following are included in the price?

Ceremony Rehearsal

What is the starting price for your wedding services?

$175

Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

Yes

What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

$75

What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

Non-religious
Interfaith
Ceremony Rehearsal
Vow Renewal
Civil Union
Single Religion

What services do you provide?

Allow Couples' Own Vows
Licensed
Bilingual

What religious affiliations do you serve?

Agnostic
Anglican
Baptist
Catholic
Earth-Based
Episcopalian
Evangelical
Hindu
Jewish
Lutheran
Methodist
Mormon
No Denomination
Orthodox Christian
Pagan
Presbyterian
Quaker
Unitarian

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

Less than 30 mins.
30-60 mins.

In which states are you licensed?

WA

What languages do you speak?

English
Spanish

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    Sarah P. Married on 10/11/2021
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    Calm, collected, cool, and hilarious!

    David went above and beyond at our small and intimate wedding we had in October 2021. We had him show up for rehearsal the night before at the lodge we were getting married at which made the next day feel so much easier to navigate since we were definitely going for a non traditional vibe for our intimate wedding. David was so helpful and easy to work with and was the exact officiant we were looking for since he specializes in handfasting rituals. Even though our bridal party forgot the cords at the ceremony, he made the crowd feel at ease with his humor which I felt made the ceremony absolutely perfect and awesome! I would totally recommend him to anyone getting married in the Seattle/Snohomish area. Thank you so much!!

    Forever, Together's reply:

    Wow, thanks so much Sarah. It was my pleasure meeting and working with you both, and I had a lot of fun at your wedding. I'm so happy you were satisfied with the way things went. Stay safe, and take care of each other. - David
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    Sandra S. Married on 10/18/2020
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    Highly Satisfied!

    When I reached out to several wedding officiants on Wedding Wire, David was the only one who responded in a prompt professional manner. Our total experience with him was very positive and memorable! I'm glad we chose Forever Together.

    Forever, Together's reply:

    Thank you so much, folks. It was my pleasure working with you. Stay safe, take care of each other, and have a wonderful life together.
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    Xuan D. Married on 08/10/2019
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    David was great!

    David was a great officiant! Very early on in the process he gave us a lot of material to do research on to make sure we have time to pick/customize our own ceremony. He is also very patient and responsive to all of our questions and emails. He also has a great sense of humor, which match our ceremony vibes perfectly! Thank you so much David! Our ceremony wouldn't have been so amazing without you!

    Forever, Together's reply:

    It was a pleasure working with both of you, Xuan, and meeting your friends and family. Have a wonderful year and take care of each other!

Awards

  • 78
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2012 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2011 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2010 Winner

Team

David Cooper
David Cooper
Owner/Officiant

David Cooper was a professional performing musician for over 25 years. During that time, he had the good fortune to work with some of the world’s finest artists. Since he retired from the music business, he has provided computer and network support and training for some of Seattle’s most prominent and progressive corporations. When Joanne’s wedding calendar became so full that she was forced to turn loving couples away, David knew it was time to join the celebration!

Joanna Marshall
Joanna Marshall
Owner/Officiant

Joanna Marie spent over 20 years working in the medical industry as a successful bookkeeper and Patient Accounts Manager. When she, like so many others, suddenly and unexpectedly found herself back on the job market, she also found herself with unlimited free time. She decided to turn misfortune into opportunity by doing something she’d always wanted to do: help couples validate and celebrate their love by helping them create the wedding ceremony of their dreams!

Sadly, Joanna Marie passed away in 2020. Forever, Together was her dream, and her accomplishment. David decided to continue the business…as he believed she would have wanted…in her memory, and in her honor.

Professional Network & Endorsements

12 Endorsements
Weddings with Rev. Jim Beidle Weddings with Rev. Jim Beidle Wedding Officiants

I recently had the opportunity to work with Reverends David and Joanne, and I found them friendly, professional, and genuinely concerned for the couple's joyful celebration. They go out of their way to meet their client's needs and desires for a great wedding. I happily refer any couple to the Forever, Together when I am not able to serve.

Sweet Sounds DJ Sweet Sounds DJ Wedding DJs

The words of wisdom to start your path as a couple are wonderful.

Simply by Tamara Nicole Simply by Tamara Nicole Wedding Planners

Forever Together is such a great wedding officiant to work with! We worked together on a wedding and he did such a great job both at the rehearsal as well as the wedding ceremony itself. He has a calmness about him that helps put everyone at ease, and he also uses just the right amount of joking around to calm the nerves and make everyone laugh! I would love to work with them again! ~Simply by Tamara Nicole~

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Shoreline, Washington Seattle, WA, 98155-1122
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