Miss Jessica D. Fraser and Mr. Thomas J. Semanek III were united in marriage on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Swoyersville, Pa. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Richard Cirba.
The bride is the daughter of John and Lisa Reuter, Stroudsburg, Pa. She is the granddaughter of Daniel and Micheline Kosloff, Bluffton, S.C., and William and Beverly Fraser, Barre, Vt.
The groom is the son of Thomas and Margaret Semanek, Swoyersville, Pa. He is the grandson of Bernadine Podskoch and the late Raymond Podskoch and the late Thomas and Marilyn Semanek, all of Swoyersville, Pa.
The bride was given away in marriage by her parents and escorted down the aisle by her stepfather. She chose her sisters, Kasey Fraser and Christi Reuter, as her maids of honor. Bridesmaids were, Jamie Wall Kerestes, Casey McNulty, Raeann Vinton, Briana Good and Lauren Wasilewski, all friends of the bride.
The groom chose his brother, Andrew Semanek, as his best man. Groomsmen were, Bob Asklar, cousin of the groom, and Jeff Mylet, Kurt Smith, Dan Lauletta, Sam Heaps and Adam Sheibley, friends of the groom.
An evening cocktail hour and reception were held at Friedman Farms, Dallas, Pa. A rehearsal dinner was held at Grico’s Restaurant, Exeter, Pa.
The bride is a 2005 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School, Wilkes- Barre, Pa. She graduated from Millersville University with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education.
The groom is a 2005 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. He graduated from Elizabethtown College with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and works as a financial advisor for PNC Investments, Lancaster Pa.
The couple honeymooned in Rivera Maya, Mexico. Jess and Tom reside in Lancaster, Pa.