Lindsey Marie Harger and Jonathan Anthony Skripka were united in marriage on June 5, 2014, at the 78th Street beach in Avalon, New Jersey, by Thomas Engle.
The bride is the daughter of Lisa Perugino, Dallas, and Wayne Harger, Luzerne. She is the granddaughter of David and Margaret Evans, Kingston, and Raymond and June Harger, Luzerne.
The groom is the son of Carol Rudnitski, Swoyersville. He is the grandson of the late Sophie and Frank Rudnitski, Swoyersville.
The bride chose her cousin, Trystin Favorite, as her maid of honor, and bridesmaids included: Alyssa Evans, cousin of the bride; Kayla Braskie, friend of the bride; Liz Hein, future sister-in-law of the bride; and Nicole Fetch, cousin of the groom.
The groom chose his best friend, Jason Tarreto, as his best man, and groomsmen included: Kristopher Harger, brother of the bride; Daniel Fetch, uncle of the groom; Tim Fine, friend of groom. The ring bearer was Joey Perugino, brother of the bride.
Following their beach ceremony, a reception dinner was held at Spiaggetta Italian Seafood Trattoria, Stone Harbor, New Jersey. The Stone Harbor Volunteer Fire Company was kind enough to surprise the couple with a ride to their reception in the company’s ladder truck, complete with lights and sirens! Both the bride and groom are firefighters and EMT’s in Pennsylvania.
The newlyweds honeymooned in Avalon, New Jersey. They reside in Swoyersville.