Cheri Jones | Tommy Metzinger



Cheri Jones of Boardman and Tommy Metzinger of Austintown exchanged vows Jan. 11 at St. Charles Church. The Revs. Philip Rogers and James Korda officiated at the 1:30 p.m. ceremony.

Carl and Kathy Jones of Boardman are the parents of the bride, and Tom and Vinetta Metzinger of Austintown are the parents of the groom.

After a wedding trip to Cozumel, Mexico, the couple reside in Canfield.

The bride wore a ball gown featuring a sweetheart neckline and ruched tulle with asymmetrical draping. It was embellished with beaded appliqu and completed with a chapel train.

Samantha Bovo, the bride’s cousin, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Nicole Bovo, the bride’s cousin; Rose Shaffer; Rebecca Whittenberger; and Andrea Firth.

Anna Morgione, the groom’s cousin, was flower girl.

The attendants wore eggplant-colored dresses.

The groom’s brother, Michael Metzinger, was best man.

Groomsmen were Christopher and Matthew Metzinger, the groom’s brothers; Ronnie Bovo, the bride’s cousin; and Dave Schertzer.

William Morgione, the groom’s cousin, was ring bearer.

Ushers were Justin and Jared Vinkler, cousins of the bride.

Mrs. Metzinger graduated from Youngstown State University with a degree in telecommunications. She is employed as a customer support manager for Via680 in Youngstown.

The groom graduated from YSU with a degree in accounting and finance. He works as a corporate finance lead for Via680 and as an Austintown firefighter.

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