Sara Kristen Suchoski and Michael Anthony Carroll were united in the sacrament of marriage Nov. 16, 2013, in St. Maria Goretti Church, Laflin, by Monsignor Neil Van Loon.
The bride is the daughter of Mary and J. Ken Suchoski, Bear Creek. She is the granddaughter of Annabelle and Edward Suchoski Sr. and the late Mary and Joseph Nowicki, all of Plains Township.
The groom is the son of Frances and John Carroll, Toms River, New Jersey. He is the grandson of Martin Carroll and the late Bridget Carroll and Dina Cerutti and the late Anthony Castoro, all of Bronx, New York.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose her sister, Laura Suchoski, as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Kaitlin Carroll, sister of the groom, and Katie Gagliardi, Sarah Grimm and Karla Pingicer, friends of the bride. Flower girl was Lilah Sharkey, cousin of the bride.
The groom chose his friend, Todd Schlanger, as his best man. Groomsmen were Steve Palatucci and Ryan Pohlig, friends of the groom, and Brian Suchoski and Kenneth Suchoski, brothers of the bride. Ring bearer was Cole Sharkey, cousin of the bride.
Scriptural readings were given by Sara Kwalwasser, cousin of the groom; Molly Symons, aunt and godmother of the bride; and Victoria Lee, friend of the couple. Offertory gifts were presented by Anne Marie Kwalwasser, aunt and godmother of the groom and Joseph Nowicki, uncle and godfather of the bride.
The celebration continued with a cocktail hour and evening reception hosted by the parents of the bride at The Woodlands Inn and Resort, Plains Township. Music was provided by Sweetwater Orchestra. The bride was honored at a bridal shower hosted by the mother of the bride and her bridesmaids at Irem Country Club, Dallas. The parents of the groom hosted the rehearsal dinner at The Café, Plains Township.
The bride is a 2001 graduate of James M. Coughlin High School and the University of Scranton, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics in 2005 and a MBA in finance in 2008. She is employed by Prudential as a U.S. businesses planning and analysis manager.
The groom is a 2001 graduate of Toms River East High School and the University of Scranton, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting in 2005. He is employed by Bloomberg, LP as a financial analyst.
The couple honeymooned to the French Polynesian islands of Moorea and Bora Bora. They reside in Hoboken, New Jersey.