Helena Kays | Warren Kettering
Helena Marie Kays and Warren Kettering were married Oct. 15 at St. James Meeting House in Boardman Park. The ceremony was officiated by David Durrett, and a reception followed at the Fifth Season Banquet Hall in Mineral Ridge.
The bride is the daughter of Emery Sr. and Susan Takas of Austintown. The groom is the son of Michael Kettering of Pikeville, Ky., and Penny Daniels of Lowellville.
Mrs. Kettering wore an ivory organza gown with a beaded lace empire waist. The gown featured a lace-up corset back which flowed into a beaded chapel-length train. A cathedral length veil with lace edging completed her ensemble.
The honor attendants were Lexi and Cassie Kays, the bride’s daughters. Bridesmaids were Tammy Kettering, daughter of the groom; Angel Masias, daughter-in-law of the groom; Tiffany Takas, sister of the bride; Trudy Hutzler; and Shelly Armeni. Natalie Garcia, the groom’s granddaughter, served as the junior bridesmaid. Arionna Kays, daughter of the bride, was the flower girl. The bridal attendants wore meadow and clover green dresses, and the flower girl wore an ivory organza layered dress.
Sharing the duties of best man were Will Grover and the groom’s son, Warren Kettering Jr. Groomsmen were Scott Taylor, cousin of the bride; George Hutzler; Emir Garcia; Steve Malysa; Ismael Alvarez; and Joseph Gibbs. Alijah Kettering, grandson of the groom, was the ring bearer.
The couple honeymooned in Niagara Falls and reside in Youngstown.