President Joe Biden and his spouse Jill had been a proud “Nana and Pop,” as their granddaughter Naomi, 28, married her husband Peter Neal, 25, on the White Home on the South Garden on Saturday, November 19 in entrance of 250 visitors. The grandparents appeared pleased to have fun their eldest grandchild and new grandson-in-law within the first photograph launched as they smiled in a photograph with the newly married couple. Joe opted to put on a navy blue go well with with a tie, whereas Jill was beautiful in a teal shade wool coat as she sweetly put her arm round Peter’s. Naomi, in fact, surprised in a lengthy sleeved robe with a tulle skirt.
Naomi and Peter received engaged in September 2021, saying that he’d popped the query on every of their respective Instagram Profiles. Naomi introduced that her grandparents had been generously letting the couple have their big day on the historic presidential residence in an April tweet. “Peter and I are endlessly grateful to my Nana and Pop for the chance to have fun our wedding ceremony on the White Home. We will’t wait to make our dedication to at least one one other official and for what lies forward,” she wrote.
It’s clear that Naomi shares a particular bond along with her grandparents. She’s been seen spending numerous time with each grandparents, whether or not it was for them to spend time collectively on the White Home, following household features, or to assist the president and first girl hand out sweet on Halloween.
Peter and Naomi are solely the nineteenth couple to ever get married on the White Home. The primary wedding ceremony was held their in 1812, however the latest prior union was truly when Joe was the Vice President to then-President Barack Obama. White Home photographer Pete Souza married his spouse Patti Lease within the Rose Backyard in October 2013, in keeping with White Home Historical past.
Whereas many particulars about their wedding ceremony have been saved secret, some particulars have been reported together with that the couple employed Bryan Rafanelli, who deliberate Chelsea Clinton’s wedding ceremony, in keeping with The New York Occasions. Jill’s communications director Elizabeth Alexander shared that the Biden household would cowl the fee in a press release to The Occasions. “According to different personal occasions hosted by the primary household and following the traditions of earlier White Home wedding ceremony festivities in prior administrations, the Biden household might be paying for the marriage actions that happen on the White Home,” she mentioned.
Earlier than the ceremony, it appears clear that the couple have loved spending time on the White Home. Naomi posted a video of the 2 of them displaying off some dance strikes (possibly wedding ceremony follow) on the White Home in September. Peter shared photographs of the pair from the identical occasion and joked that they had been “tiny dancers” on Instagram.
Naomi is the Bidens’ eldest granddaughter. She is the oldest little one of Hunter Biden and his ex-wife Kathleen Buhle. In addition to Naomi, the exes share two extra daughters. Hunter has one other daughter (born in August 2018) from a earlier relationship and one other son Beau (born in March 2020) from his present marriage to Melissa Cohen.