New Castle News

September 3, 2013

Brittny Lyn Malinowski and Drue Anthony Flora

Lugene Hudson
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Brittny Lyn Malinowski and Drue Anthony Flora were married at 2:30 p.m. July 13, 2013, at St. Camillus Church. The Rev. Tom Lewandowski officiated.

Parents of the bride are Jeff and Debbie Malinowski of 1713 Pulaski Road.

Parents of the groom are Richard and Barbara Flora of 1528 Old Butler Road.

The bride wore an Alfred Angelo Disney-inspired mermaid gown detailed with re-embroidered lace, and pearl and crystal beading with a tiara and cathedral veil.

Her cascading bouquet contained white calla lilies and orchids with pink roses, rhinestones and her grandfather’s St. Christopher’s medal and the groom’s baptismal handkerchief.

Matron of honor was Kylee Adesso, the bride’s sister, of New Castle.

Bridesmaids were Cameron Flora, the groom’s sister, of New Castle, Jessica D’Ambrosi of New Castle, Christie Carbone of Edinburg, Danielle Savelli of New Castle, Tawnya Flora, the groom’s sister-in-law, of Alexandria, Va. and Lisa Faraone of Cranberry Township.

Serving as best man was Dave Flora, the groom’s brother, of Alexandria.

Groomsmen were Cody Nicholson of New Castle, Jason Tanner of New Castle, Tony Noca of New Castle, Steve Chiaverini of New Castle, Chris Adesso, the bride’s brother-in-law, of New Castle and Chase Badger, the groom’s cousin, of Grove City.

Vocalist was Edward Petrus, who was accompanied by Betsy Pecano.

The reception was held at The Villa Banquet Center.

The couple spent their honeymoon at Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

The bride is a graduate of Neshannock High School; Slippery Rock University, where she received a bachelor of science degree in elementary education; Robert Morris University, where she received a master of science degree in business, computers and information technology; and Franciscan University of Steubenville, where she received a master of education degree in online education.

She is a fifth-grade virtual teacher with the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School.

Her husband is a graduate of Shenango High School; Slippery Rock University with a bachelor of arts degree in criminology/criminal justice; and the University of Kentucky with a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling.

He is a vocation rehabilitation counselor with OVR.

The newlyweds make their home at 380 Kittery Ridge Drive.