MICHELLE MIHINLOUIS MARINO
YOUNGSTOWN -- Nuptial vows were exchanged during a morning ceremony Oct. 20 at Sts. Peter and Paul Church by Michelle Katherine Mihin, a daughter of the late George F. Mihin and granddaughter of John and Katherine Mihin, and Louis James Marino, a son of Lou and Gerry Marino, all of the Coitsville area.
The Rev. John Warner solemnized the marriage, and the couple were honored that evening during a reception held at the Maronite Center.
The bride, who was escorted by her uncle, John A. Mihin Jr., wore a two-piece ivory off-the-shoulder-style gown enhanced with rhinestones and pearls. The skirt flowed into a chapel train.
Caf & eacute;-colored gowns were worn by Elizabeth Zuccarelli, the honor attendant, and the bridesmaids, Bridget Holub, Rebecca Lewis and Debra Goldhammer. Junior bridesmaid was Gina Torek, the groom's cousin, and flower girl was Katherine Davis, the bride's goddaughter.
Performing the duties of best man was Daniel Smith, and groomsmen were Anthony and Robert Marino, brothers of the groom, and Andrew Marcus. The groom's cousin, Andrew Wakefield, was junior groomsman.
After a honeymoon in the Bahamas, the couple live in Fairfax, Va.
The bride graduated from Marymount University in Arlington, Va., and is an account coordinator for The Russ Reid Co., a lobbying firm.
The groom is a police officer with Fairfax County Police Department.