An informal reception honoring the marriage of Jacob and Eden Walker will be given by Richard and Ann Walker from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Heights United Methodist Church, 12th and Boyd.


An informal reception honoring the marriage of Jacob and Eden Walker will be given by Richard and Ann Walker from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Heights United Methodist Church, 12th and Boyd.

Jacob Frederick Walker and Eden Danielle Teagle were married Jan. 6, 2008, in the Cathedral of the Holy Virgin Protection, and Orthodox Christians of America congregation in New York City.

Jake was born in Newton and played baseball for the Newton Rebels. He earned his bachelorís degree in finance from Trinity University in San Antonio. After working for several years in San Francisco, Jake moved to New York, married Eden and now is an associate director with Sinvin Realty, a commercial real estate firm in SoHo, Manhattan.

Eden was born in San Diego and was raised in Boise, Idaho. She graduated with a bachelorís degree in theater from Boise State University. After working with the Idaho Shakespeare Theater, she moved to New York City as an off-Broadway actress. Her work has been reviewed by the New York Times, and she currently is company manager of the Oberon Theater Ensemble in New York. Eden also is executive assistant to the president and CEO of Rochdale Investment Management in New York City.

Jake and Eden live just outside New York City in Astoria, N.Y., with their two cats, Gracie and Tiger.