Friday, January 17, 2014
St. Patrick Church was the setting of the April 27 wedding of Trisha Minnie and Robert Vukovich. The Rev. Edward P. Noga officiated at the 1:30 p.m. exchange of vows. A reception followed at Antone’s Banquet Center in Boardman.
Michael Minnie of Poland and the late Patricia Minnie are the parents of the bride. Robert Vukovich of Poland and the late Barbara Vukovich are the groom’s parents.
The bride wore a strapless organza ball gown with a sweetheart neckline and corseted bodice embellished with embroidery and Swarovski crystals.
Katie Welton was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Julie Minnie, the bride’s sister-in-law; Nicole Teasley; Nicole Nitzsky; Amber Richards; Jennifer Kellerman; and Dawn Holod. Junior bridesmaids were Alexis and Lauren Vukovich, daughters of the groom. Christina Minnie, the bride’s niece, was flower girl.
The attendants wore regency purple gowns.
Keith Welton performed the duties of best man. Groomsmen were Scott and Chris Minnie, brothers of the bride; Brian Slavens, cousin of the bride; Jason Jablonski, Andrew Ruetz and Joel Smith. Thomas and Dylan Minnie, nephews of the bride, were ring bearers.
The bride earned a degree in business administration from Youngstown State University. She is vice president and sales manager for First Place Bank, Canfield.
Her husband earned a degree in criminal justice from YSU and is a police officer with Campbell Police Department.
After a wedding trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, the couple reside in Boardman.