First Posted: 12/16/2012
Genelle Maria Hoban and Christopher Zachary Sedon were united in the sacrament of marriage on May 11, 2012, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Pittston. Father Joseph Sibliano officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Maria Sanguedolce, of Plains Township, and Robert Hoban, of Scranton. She is the granddaughter of Samuel Turoni, of Exeter; the late Shirley Turoni and Mary Alice Hoban, of Pittston; and the late Paul Hoban.
The groom is the son of Stephan and Suzanne Sedon, of Wilkes-Barre. He is a grandson of Doris Sedon, of Wilkes-Barre; the late John Sedon and the late Ambrose and Irene Ulihanick.
Given in marriage by her mother and grandfather, the bride chose her best friend, Nadine Ginocchetti, as her maid of honor. The groom chose his best friend, John Thomas, as his best man.
Scriptural readings were given by Stephan Sedon, brother of the groom and Jessica Floridia, friend of the bride. Offertory gifts were carried by Cindy Sedon, aunt and godmother of the groom; and Cathy Mickavicz, aunt of the bride.
Following the wedding ceremony, an evening cocktail hour and reception were held at the AppleTree Terrace at Newberry Estates, Dallas, with entertainment by the band, Electric City Groove. All floral arrangements were by Evans King Floral, Forty Fort.
The rehearsal dinner, hosted by the groom’s parents, was held at Leggio’s Pizzeria in Plains Township. The bride was honored at a bridal shower at the Café, Plains Township by the maid of honor and mother of the bride.
Mrs. Sedon is a cum laude graduate of Wyoming Area High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication with a minor in Spanish from The University of Scranton. She graduated magna cum laude from The University of Scranton, earning her Master of Science degree in elementary education. She is an English as a second language teacher in the Wilkes-Barre Area School District. She is also an adjunct faculty member in the education department of King’s College.
Mr. Sedon is a high honors graduate of James M. Coughlin High School and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics and education from King’s College. He teaches mathematics and computer science in the Wilkes-Barre Area School District. He is a varsity football coach at Holy Redeemer High School and the cantor at St. Mary’s of the Assumption Church in Wilkes-Barre.
The couple honeymooned in Hawaii and resides in Plains Township.