Jennifer Marie Lourenco weds Christopher Lee Middleton
Jennifer Marie Lourenco and Christopher Lee Middleton were united in marriage at 5 p.m. Aug. 18 on the boat dock at the historic B&O Station in Youngstown. The Rev. Mark Kelso officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Jose Lourenco of East Hanover, N.J., and Mayra Vovchik of Mesa, Ariz.
Parents of the bridegroom are Larry and Patricia Middleton of 267 Rose Ave., Salem.
Escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, the bride appeared in a fit and flair strapless ivory gown and corset with beading embellishment and a fingertip veil. She carried a bouquet of light pink roses, an ivory spray of mums and lavender carnations. Her bridal attendant was her cousin, Adrienne Dominquez of El Paso, Texas.
Michael Middleton of Salem, the bride’s brother, served as best man.
Approximately 100 guests attended the reception from Arizona, Florida, Michigan, Indiana, New Jersey, Texas and Kansas. A special guest was the bridegroom’s grandfather, William Nelle of Youngstown.
The bride is a 2003 graduate of Hanover Park High School. She attended Florida International College.
The bridegroom is a 1995 graduate of Salem High School and a 2013 graduate of Hillsborough College. He is employed as a nuclear medical technician at Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater, Fla.
The couple resides in Tampa, Fla., with their son, Mason, 7 months.
Plans are being made for the couple’s honeymoon.