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Weddings

By TIMES STAFF
Published June 5, 2007


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LeRoy-Jones

Sara E. Jones and Joshua S. LeRoy were married April 14, 2007, at Sweetwater Branch Inn in Gainesville.

The bride is the daughter of Steve and Jackie Jones of Oldsmar. The bridegroom is the son of Alan and Marilyn LeRoy of West Palm Beach.

The bride is a graduate of St. Petersburg High School, the University of Central Florida and the University of Florida Levin College of Law. She is employed by the state of Florida 15th Judicial Circuit.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Suncoast Community High School, Brandeis University and UF Levin College of Law. He is employed by the Palm Beach County Office of the Public Defender.

They live in West Palm Beach.

Serata-Brooker

Amber Elizabeth Brooker and Brian Jason Serata were married Feb. 24, 2007, at the Don CeSar Beach Resort and Spa in St. Pete Beach.

The bride is the daughter of Dean and Buffy Brooker of Largo. The bridegroom is the son of William and Linda Serata of Largo.

The bride is a graduate of Osceola High School. She attends St. Petersburg College and is a dental assistant for Fourth Street Dental Group.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Osceola High School. He attended SPC and is a purchasing manager for C&D Printing Co.

They live in Largo.

Smith-Pacheco

Jessica Pacheco and Mark Smith were married Dec. 1, 2006, at Mirror Lake Lyceum in St. Petersburg.

The bride is the daughter of Elizabeth Pacheco of Orlando and the late Henry Pacheco. The bridegroom is the son of Virginia and Sig Johnson and Mike Smith, all of Tampa.

The bride is a graduate of Reavis High School (Ill.) and the University of South Florida. She is employed by Community Support Network.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Gaither High School and USF. He is employed by the Postal Service.

They live in St. Petersburg.

Planamenta-Maroney

Katy Maroney and John Planamenta were married Jan. 6, 2007, in Clearwater.

The bride is the daughter of Deborah Maroney of Palm Harbor and William Maroney of Suriname, South America. The bridegroom is the son of Fred and Peggy Planamenta of Safety Harbor.

The bride is a graduate of East Lake High School and the University of South Florida. She is a field marketing specialist for Carrabba's Italian Grill.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Countryside High School and Flagler College. He is a teacher at Palm Harbor University High School.

They live in Oldsmar.

Wedding forms may be obtained by calling Anna Elsenpeter at 1-800-333-7505, ext. 8735. Forms must be returned to Anna Elsenpeter, c/o St. Petersburg Times, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731 no later than six months after the wedding. Photos are welcome and will be returned with a self-addressed stamped envelope.

[Last modified June 5, 2007, 00:23:18]


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