HAMMONDSVILLE - Johnna Tsesmilles and Michael C. Abdalla Jr., were united in marriage on March 16, at Holy Family Catholic Church.
The bride is the daughter of Debra Tsesmilles, Salineville.
The groom is the son of Michael and Cecilia Abdalla, Hammondsville.
Johnna Tsesmilles and Michael Abdalla Jr.
Monsignor Gerald Calovini and Deacon William George, cousin of the groom, officiated the marriage. Music was provided by vocalist Mary Ann Crawford, aunt of the groom; and organist Joseph Zamberlan. Readings were given by Thomas Abdalla, Joseph Abdalla, uncles of the groom; and Joseph Luckino, cousin of the groom.
Escorted by her brother, Theodore Tsesmilles, the bride wore a diamond white chiffon gown featuring a ruched, asymmetrical draped overlay accented by sparkling crystals. She carried a bouquet of white lilies accented by red calla lilies.
Melissa Baker, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor and Angela Guildoo served was maid of honor in black satin cocktail dresses. In matching dresses were bridesmaids Kayla Baker, cousin of the bride; Kylie Baker, McKenna Boals, nieces of the bride; Charlene Borgelt, Taylor Brown, daughter of the bride; Alicia Hawkins, sister of the groom; Tedra Tsesmilles, sister of the bride; and Whitney Tsesmilles, sister-in-law of the bride. Maddy Tsesmilles, niece of the bride; and Grace Hawkins, niece of the groom, served as flower girls.
Performing the duties of best men were Michael Espinoza and Buck Banovsky. Groomsmen were Gabe Andreozzi, Justin Board, Wesley Crawford, Bradley Gruszecki, cousin of the groom; Christopher Hawkins, brother-in-law of the groom; Phillip Jordan, George Potkrajac and John Zeigler. Ring bearer was Brody Brown, son of the bride.
The reception followed at St. Florian Hall, Wintersville. A rehearsal dinner, hosted by the groom's parents, took place at Abdalla's Steakhouse, Stratton.
The bride is employed by the U.S. Postal Service.
The groom is co-owner of M & A Concrete.
The couple reside in Hammondsville and are planning a 2014 honeymoon.