Richards, Waligura wedding

Mr. & Mrs. Jade Waligura

Brandi Nicole Richards and Jade Lucas Waligura were united in marriage on Oct. 8 at St. Adalbert Catholic Church in Dillonvale. Monsignor John C. Kolesar served as celebrant.

The bride’s sisters, Tara and Halli Richards, stood beside her as maids of honor. The bridesmaids were Alyssa Tolzda, Olivia Morgan and Rebecca Haley. The groom’s longtime friend, Josh Meek, had the role of best man. Additional groomsmen were David Weber, Tyler Mostia, Jared Shank and Andrew Strope. The groom’s niece, Taryn Whited, and nephew, Trystan Whited, acted as junior bridesmaid and ring bearer, respectively. The bride’s mother, Cindy Richards, and the groom’s aunt, Brenda Waligura, were readers. Tara and Halli Richards also cantered the mass.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Richards of Dillonvale. She is a 2009 graduate of St. John Central High School and a 2013 graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University with a bachelor’s degree in Professional Communications. She works as an account executive at Wheelhouse Creative.

The groom is the son of Jacob and Debbie Waligura of Harrisville. He is a 2008 graduate of Buckeye Local High School and a 2012 graduate of The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in Finance. He is employed by Progressive Bank as an assistant vice president/business development officer.

The reception was held at Belmont Hills Country Club in St. Clairsville. After a week-long honeymoon in Aruba, the newlyweds currently reside in Adena.