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Saturday, May 9, 2009


TOLEDO — Leslie S. Donofrio and Dr. John Allan Esarco II, both of 21 Woodland Run, Canfield, were united in marriage on Nov. 1, 2008, at the Historic Church of St. Patrick. Deacon Thomas Carone presided over the 2 p.m. ceremony.

Their reception followed at The Pinnacle in Maumee.

The bride, a daughter of Anthony Donofrio and Carla Cairns, both of Toledo, graduated from Ohio University in Athens with a bachelor’s degree in finance and marketing. She is employed as a personal banker for First National Bank of Pennsylvania in Hubbard.

The groom is a son of Dr. John and Mrs. Lisa Esarco, 4445 Augusta Hills Court, Canfield. He is also a graduate of OU, with a degree in exercise physiology. He earned a doctor of chiropractic degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, Fla., and works as a chiropractor at Esarco Chiropractic Center in Boardman.

The bride’s strapless A-line gown featured a hand-sewn lace belt. Wearing silver dresses were the bride’s honor attendant, her sister, Katie Donofrio, and bridesmaids Lauren Esarco, sister of the groom; Amy Billegas, Shelley Courtney, Sarah Dooley, and Heather Reese.

The groom’s brother Jarek Esarco served as best man. Groomsmen were Zach Amendolea, James Cook, Paul Gauntner, Patrick Scenna and Brad Sheely. Jacob Esarco, brother of the groom, was ring bearer.

The newlyweds honeymooned in Jamaica and reside at the Woodland Run address.