LEETONIA - Brianna Marie Duko and Jeffrey Palmer Rust were united in marriage on Oct. 20 at St. Patrick's Church in Leetonia.
The bride is the daughter of Larry and Marcia Duko, Leetonia.
The groom is the son of Jeff and Debby Rust, Saline, Mich.
Brianna and Jeffrey Rust
Father Robert Edwards officiated the 3:30 ceremony.
Escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore a strapless A-line gown featuring a crystal and pearl bodice with a silk chiffon textured skirt. Complimenting her gown, the bride carried a bouquet of white and green hydrangea's and roses.
Haley Shaffer, Poland, served her sister as matron of honor in a strapless black gown. Also in black gowns of varying design were bridesmaids Jessica Rust, Saline Mich.; Kendra Sands, Minnesota; Amanda Rice and Melissa Prozy, both of Columbus. Flower girls were Landry Baker, Leetonia; and Gaby Prozy.
Performing the duties of best man was Jason Rust, Saline, Mich. Groomsmen were Eli Wynkoop, Pittsburgh, Pa.; Dan O'Brien, Washington D.C.; Mike Prozy and Angelo Manzo, both from Columbus. Ushers were Rob O'Brien, Cincinnati; and Mitch Prozy, Columbus. Ring bearer was Keeton Shaffer, nephew of the bride, Poland.
A reception attended by approximately 240 guests was held at the Salem Golf Club.
Following an Antigua honeymoon the couple reside in New Albany.
The bride is a graduate of Leetonia High School and The Ohio State University where she earned a degree in textiles & clothing. She is currently employed as a buyer for Victoria's Secret.
The groom is a graduate of Saline High School and Otterbein University where he earned a degree in Business management. He is currently working for Express as an e-commerce planner.