Lindsay Elizabeth Choate and Andrew Joseph Naporano Jr., both of Williamsport, were united in marriage at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011.
Monsignor Stephen McGough officiated at the ceremony held at St. Boniface Church.
A rehearsal dinner was held at the Country Club and a reception was held at Gray's Run Hunting Club, Trout Run.
MR., MRS. ANDREW JOSEPH NAPORANO JR.
(Lindsay E. Choate)
The bride is the daughter of WJ and Mary Choate and Jane Choate, all of Montoursville. She graduated from Loyalsock Township High School in 1997 and received a bachelor's degree in business administration and finance from the University of Pittsburgh in 2001. She also received a master's degree in business administration from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., in 2010. She is employed by Chief Oil and Gas, Montoursville, as a community affairs specialist.
Naporano is the son of Sharon and Andrew Naporano, Mantoloking, N.J. He graduated from Millburn High School, Short Hills, N.J., in 1995 and received a bachelor's degree in business administration and finance from the George Washington University, Washington, D.C., in 1999. He also received a master's degree in business administration from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in 2010. He is employed by Staiman Recycling as an executive vice president. He served active duty in the Navy from 1999 to 2008 as a naval aviator, including two tours in Iraq, one tour in Afganistan and flew more than 100 combat missions off the USS Harry S. Truman. He received four Air Medals and left as a lieutenant commander.
Maid of honor was Jamie Salvucci, Brooklyn, sister of the bride.
Matron of honor was Betsy Bjorkman, Mechanicsburg.
Bridesmaids were Jessica Kavanagh, Baltimore, Elizabeth Pageau, Denver, Colo., Dawn Shapiro, Croton-on-the-Hudson, N.Y., Kristyn Viciedo, Boca Raton, Fla., sister of the bridegroom, and Osnat Naporano, New York City, sister-in-law of the bridegroom.
Junior bridesmaids were Madison Choate, goddaughter of the bride, and Lillian Choate, both of Montoursville and nieces of the bride.
Best man was Michael Naporano, New York City, brother of the bridegroom.
Groomsmen were Jack Murnane, Monterey, Calif.; Justin Marron, Madison, Conn.; Jay Brandeis, Boston, Mass.; Joe Choate, Montoursville, brother of the bridegroom; Jon Whitticom, New York City; and Guillermo Silberman, New York City.
Ushers were Joey Salvucci, Pittsburgh, brother of the bride, and Triston Choate, Montoursville, nephew of the bride.
Following a trip to Kenya, Africa, the couple is residing in Williamsport.
(Lindsay E. Choate)