EAST LIVERPOOL - Marissa Leigh Caiazza and Robert Glenn Shallcross were united in marriage at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 2, 2008, at St. Aloysius Church in East Liverpool. The Rev. Bernie Gaeta performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Donald and Sharon Caiazza, East Liverpool.
The groom is the son of Bob and Robin Shallcross, East Liverpool, and David and Susan Price, Florida.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Shallcross
Escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore a two-piece Maggie Sottero, lace and taffeta strapless, A-line, corset back gown. The suzanne lace bodice was accented with taffeta ornamenting the empire waistline and sprinkled with crystals and the taffeta skirt was caught up richly creating a full A-line silhouette featuring a chapel train. Her fingertip veil was also sprinkled with crystals and she wore a tiara of rhinestones. She carried a cascading bouquet of pink gerbera daisies, orange lilies, white roses, yellow freesia, purple statis, and green antherium.
Jenna Yanni, cousin of the bride, served as maid of honor. Kimberly Yanni, cousin of the bride, Danette Baker, cousin of the groom, Danielle Miller and Vicky Wilson served as bridesmaids. The bridesmaids wore Bill Levkoff European satin strapless gowns in Euro Sage and Ivory.
Chad Baker, cousin of the groom, performed the duty of best man. Groomsmen were Matt Forsythe, Seth Williams, Brian Wackerly and Kyle Nolder, nephew of the groom.
Alannah Bowman and Olivia Baker, cousin of the groom, were the flower girls. Kyrnan Bowman was the ring bearer.
Anthony Yanni, cousin of the bride, and Amanda Campbell, cousin of the groom performed the readings for the ceremony.
A reception was held at the East Liverpool Motor Lodge.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of East Liverpool High School and a 2008 graduate of Youngstown State University, where she received her bachelor's degree in middle childhood education. She is employed by Buckeye Online School for Success
The groom is a 1997 graduate of Beaver Local High School and a 2001 graduate of Youngstown State University where he received a bachelor's degree in finance. He is currently employed as branch manager of Chase Bank in Calcutta.
Following a honeymoon to Tarpon Springs, Fla., the couple resides in East Liverpool.