TORONTO - First United Church in Toronto was the setting for the March 12 wedding that united Deanna Foster and Jared Rock in marriage. The 3:30 p.m. ceremony was celebrated by the Rev. Kevin Rinkes.
Escorted to the altar and given in marriage by her parents, Jeffrey and Rebecca Foster of Toronto, the bride chose a satin white dress with crystal beading and a semi-cathedral train.
The groom is the son of Timothy and Adriana Rock of Toronto.
Mr. and Mrs. Jared Rock
Emily Pearson of Wintersville served as her sister's matron of honor. Bridesmaids included Katie Evan and Mindy Schlechter, sisters of the bride, and Taylor Sneathen, niece of the groom. Whitney Tomeucci, Dana Brancker and Alyssa Burkey also were bridesmaids.
The best man title was held in memory of Nathaniel Shae Rock, brother of the groom. Groomsmen included Mitch Lemasters, brother-in-law of the groom; Jay Foster, brother of the bride; Shane Chambers, cousin of the groom; and Michael Dukes, Mike Brandle, Billy Kuhn and Jake Zeigler.
Gianna Rock, daughter of the groom, was the flower girl. Eli Rock, nephew of the groom, was ring bearer.
After the reception at the Serbian American Cultural Center in Weirton, the newlyweds honeymooned at a Sandal's resort in Jamaica.
The bride is a recent graduate of Franciscan University with a master's degree of nursing specializing as a family nurse practitioner. She is employed by Trinity Health System.
The groom is a graduate of Kaplan University with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and is employed by the Belmont County Correctional Institution.
The couple reside in Toronto.