Deanna Lynn Rusiecki and Thomas (T.J.) Gene Taylor Jr. were united in marriage on Oct. 1 at 3:30 p.m. at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Powhatan Point with Pastor Carla Wobschall officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Bob and Denise Rusiecki of Colerain. The groom is the son of Tom Taylor of Clarington and Kathy Burch of Morristown, Tenn., formerly of Powhatan Point.
Darcy Rusiecki was maid of honor, and Summer Mozena was matron of honor. Matt Abbott and Tyler Abbott were best men. Other attendants were Raechelle Trifonoff, Brittany Kilburn, Darren Rusiecki, Justin Mozena, Trey Taylor and Dawson Weekly. Brayleigh and Carleigh Trifonoff were flower girls, and Maddox and Brody Mozena were ring bearers.
A reception was held at Generations Pub in Wheeling.
The bride is a 2003 graduate of Martins Ferry High School. She is employed by Wal-Mart as an accounting associate and Verizon retailer.
The groom is a 1998 graduate of River High School and Swiss Hills Career Center. He is employed by Voith Hydro as a welder.
A Las Vegas honeymoon is planned. The couple will reside in Clarington.