KIMBERLY ZUPOPATRICK ESPOSITO
WARREN -- Italy was the honeymoon destination of Patrick Esposito and his bride, the former Kimberly Zupo, both of 1129 Howland Springs Blvd., who were married Sept. 15 at St. James Church. The Rev. Charles Crumbley officiated at the 5 p.m. ceremony, and a reception followed at the Grand Pavilion at Avalon Inn, Howland.
The bride is a daughter of Nancy Zupo of Pulaski, Pa., and the late Ralph Zupo, and the parents of the groom are Mr. and Mrs. Pat Esposito of Cortland.
The bride's strapless diamond-white gown was embellished with beaded embroidery.
Melissa Zupo and Desiree Widenhouse were honor attendants for their sister. They wore chocolate-colored gowns, as did the bridesmaids, Theresa Murphy, Melissa Lisko, Becky Kosovan, Amy Welker, Kary Welker and the groom's sister, Emily Esposito. Flower girl was the groom's niece, Giulia Musumeci.
Best men were the groom's father and also his brother, Michael Esposito, and groomsmen were Matt Bulman and Ottavio Musumeci, the groom's brothers-in-law; Ralph Zupo, the bride's brother; and Darius Kosovan. Ring bearer was the groom's nephew, Giuseppe Musumeci.
The bride earned a bachelor's degree in education and a master's in special education at the University of Phoenix in Las Vegas. She is employed at Essix Resources Inc. The groom, co-owner of Station Square Restaurant in Youngstown, graduated from Miami University in Oxford with a bachelor's degree in mass communications.