Dina Theresa Konetski and Robert Joseph Becker were united in marriage April 6, 2013, in St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. John J. Victoria.
The bride is the daughter of Carl and Mary Ellen Konetski, Hanover Township. She is the granddaughter of Carl and Louise Konetski, Sugar Notch, and Charles and Helene Loftus, Wilkes-Barre.
The groom is the son of Robert and Marlene Becker, West Deptford, N.J. He is the grandson of Joseph and Marlene Hee, Woodbury Heights, N.J.; Marie Snyder, Franklinville, N.J.; and Robert and Georgene Becker, Ewan, N.J.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. She chose her friend, Danielle Conklin, as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Amy Becker, sister of the groom, and Adrienne Katra, Julie Willenkin, Veronica Schrader and Michelle Geist, all friends of the bride. Julia and Allison Desicak, cousins of the bride, served as flower girls.
The groom chose his friend, Bradley Horstmann, as best man. Groomsmen were Nicholas Konetski, brother of the bride; Michael Desciak, cousin of the bride; and Jeffrey Totten, Matthew Dobson and Christopher Wood, all friends of the groom. Charles Zogby, cousin of the bride, was the ring bearer.
Readings were given by Denise Ziegler and Michael Hee, aunt and uncle of the groom, and Sister Florence Hee, cousin of the groom. Offertory gifts were presented by Linda Desciak and Ronald Konetski, godparents of the bride.
The bride was honored at a bridal shower hosted by the mother of the bride and her attendants at the Wyoming Valley Country Club. The bride was also honored at a bridal shower, hosted by the mother of the groom, at the her residence. A rehearsal dinner was hosted by the parents of the groom at the Wyoming Valley Country Club. An evening cocktail hour and reception were held at Celebrations at Sand Springs Country Club, Drums.
The bride is a 2005 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School and a 2009 graduate of West Chester University with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and biology. She is a 2013 graduate of the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine with a Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine and is currently doing her residency at Bryn Mawr Hospital/Main Line Health in Bryn Mawr, Pa.
The groom is a 2005 graduate of West Deptford High School and a 2011 graduate of West Chester University with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science and physiology. He is currently obtaining his master’s degree in exercise science at West Chester University in West Chester, Pa.