ANESHIA LEONARDGERALD QUARANTA
XYOUNGSTOWN -- The wedding of Aneshia Leonard and Gerald Quaranta took place at 4:30 p.m. June 18 at Bread of Life Church of God in Christ.
A reception followed at the Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Hall in Campbell. After accepting congratulations, the newlyweds left on a wedding trip to Jamaica.
The daughter of Andrea and Keith Ford, 1366 Kenneth St., and the son of Gerald Quaranta of Boardman are living in Youngstown.
The bride wore a strapless gown embellished with jewels across the front.
The honor attendant was Carolyn Ziegler, and bridesmaids were Christina Quaranta, sister of the groom, and Felisha Rollins, Kystal Wellington and Ashley Santiago, all cousins of the bride. Adenia Leonard, the bride's sister, was junior bridesmaid, and Sydney Wellington, her cousin, was flower girl. Some of the attendants wore red gowns and others wore black gowns.
The duties of best man were performed by James Maxey, and groomsmen were David Reese, John Turner, Louis Cloom and Bill Duritza. Ushers were Adrienne Wellington, cousin of the bride, and Kelly Drahos. Jalil Turner was junior groomsman, and Desmond Ford, the bride's brother, was ring bearer.
The bride, who is attending Youngstown State University, is employed by the Youngstown Board of Education as a substitute teacher's aide. The groom is a dishwasher at Caf & eacute; Capri in Boardman.