AMANDA EIPPERTR.J. BASILE
XAUSTINTOWN -- Nuptial vows were exchanged during a 3 p.m. ceremony July 16 as Amanda Grace Eippert, 5919 W. Webb Road, Mineral Ridge, and R.J. Basile, 454 Bedford Road S.E., Brookfield, were married at Highway Tabernacle.
Parents of the couple are Andy and Cathy Eippert of the Mineral Ridge address and Rich and Kathy Basile, 7080 Pine Grove Drive, Hubbard.
The Rev. Gary Hallberg officiated at the wedding. After a reception at Mr. Anthony's in Boardman, the couple left on a Caribbean cruise. They live at the Brookfield address.
Fashioned of white satin and enhanced with beading, the bride's gown featured a halter neckline and a cathedral train.
White and blush gowns were worn by Kristin Yoder, the bride's cousin and honor attendant, and the bridesmaids, Tara Basile and Kirstie Hilty, sisters of the groom; Lindsay Fiore; and Stephanie Storey and Danielle Yoder, the bride's cousins. Flower girls were Amber Lissimore, the groom's niece, and Calli Basile, his cousin.
Jamie Cataline served as best man, and groomsmen were Eric Barth, Shaun Merritt, Rob Newbery, Kurt Weber and the groom's brother-in-law, Brian Hilty. Ring bearer was Angelo Basile, his cousin, and ushers were Chris and Dan Eippert, the bride's cousins.
The bride is pursuing a degree in secondary language arts education at Youngstown State University. The groom, a teacher at Summit Academy in Youngstown, holds a bachelor's degree from YSU, where he is pursuing a master's in special education.