Friday, January 13, 2017
Allison Begezda and Brett Smith, both of Austin, Texas, were married in a 1:30 p.m. ceremony on Oct. 1 at Holy Family Church. The bride is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Begezda of Poland, and the groom is the son of Thomas Smith of Canfield and the late Judy Smith.
The ceremony was performed by Monsignor William J. Connell, and the reception took place at The Lake Club in Poland.
The bride wore a lace gown with a V-back. It was embellished with a crystal belt and flutter sleeves, buttons down the back and an attached chapel train.
Alexis and Abby Begezda, sisters of the bride, were the honor attendants. The bridesmaids were Deloran Muransky, Rachelle Pavelko and Natalie Zajac. The attendants wore Bordeaux-colored gowns. James McNally was the best man. Eric Dunigan, Erik Kratz and Jeremy Panno were the groomsmen.
Mrs. Smith graduated from Miami University with a bachelor’s degree in English. She also graduated from The George Washington University with a master’s degree in publishing. She works as a senior marketing manager for the Association Management Center in Chicago.
Mr. Smith graduated from Miami University with a degree in political science and business legal studies. He works as a business development manager for Arrive Logistics in Austin.
The couple traveled to Aruba for their honeymoon and reside in Austin.