Lindsay Cooper and Philip Ferrese Jr. were united in marriage Saturday, June 2, 2018, at Holy Cross Parish at St. Patrick's Church, Olyphant. Monsignor Delaney officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Nancy and Charles Cooper Jr., of Kingston.
She is the granddaughter of the late Margaret and William Geist, Betty Jane Cooper, of Kingston, and the late Carolyn and Charles Copper Sr.
The groom is the son of Frances Ferrese, of Olyphant and the late Philip Ferrese Sr.
He is the grandson of the late Elizabeth and Frank DeMatteo and the late Marian and Philip Ferrese.
The bride, escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, chose Christine Powell, friend of the couple, as matron of honor. Sierra DiBiase, daughter of the bride, was a bridesmaid. Peyton Burns, niece of the groom, and Alison Mazur, niece of the bride, were junior bridesmaids. Marley Mazur, niece and goddaughter of the bride, was flower girl.
The groom chose Bob Powell, friend of the couple, as his best man. Tristan Burns, nephew and godson of the groom, served as groomsman. Shane Hummer, nephew of the bride, served as ring bearer.
Linda Cooper-Smith, aunt of the bride, and George Smith, uncle and godfather of the bride, greeted the wedding guests and handed out programs prior to the wedding ceremony.
Scriptural readings were narrated by Laura and Patrick Burns, sister and brother-in-law of the groom. Petitions were given by Carolyn Hummer, sister of the bride; Donna Wrobleski, aunt of the groom; Judy Dougher, aunt and godmother of the groom, and Warren Ferrese, uncle and godfather of the groom.
A rehearsal dinner was hosted by the mother of the groom at O'Town Bar and Grill in Olyphant.
The bride and groom hosted a cocktail hour and dinner reception at the Gramercy Ballroom and Restaurant in Pittston to celebrate the occasion and the groom's birthday.
Following their honeymoon to Niagara Falls, Canada, the couple resides in Yatesville with the bride's daughter, Sierra.