Ashley McAllister and Jacob Saullo were united in marriage on Saturday, July 24, 2010, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Warren. The ceremony was officiated by Msgr. John J. Lucas.
The bride is the daughter of Shelia and Wayne McAllister of Tidioute. The groom is the son of Nancy and John Saullo of Russell.
Escorted in marriage by her father, the bride wore an ivory one-piece, corseted, strapless full A-line gown. The bodice featured a fitted dropped waistline romantically embellished with an embroidered, beaded motif comprised of Swarovski crystals, bugle beads, seed beads, glass beads and sequins. The skirt featured royal embellishments detailing the caught-up accents. The skirt back boasted caught-up accents cascading into a bubble hem chapel train.
Maid of honor was Casey McNeish, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Ellin Kightlinger, sister of the groom; Cassie Young, friend of the bride; and junior bridesmaid Rachel Breneman, cousin of the bride.
Best man was Justin Netti, cousin of the groom. Groomsmen were James Saullo, cousin of the groom, and Tom Kubiak, friend of the groom. The junior groomsman was Austin Baker, cousin of the bride.
Flower girl was Courtney Breneman, cousin of the bride, and ringbearer was Rudy Genco, cousin of the groom.
Following the wedding, a reception was held at the Conewango Valley Country Club.
Pre-nuptial showers for the bride were hosted by Shelia McAllister and Sandra Ringel at St. John's Church in Tidioute; by the groom's family at Maplehurst Country Club in Jamestown, N.Y.; and by Casey McNeish at the Franklin Commons in Franklin. The rehearsal dinner was hosted by the groom's parents at the Conewango Club.
The bride is a graduate of the Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh. She is a veterinary technician for the Franklin Animal Clinic. The groom is a graduate of Penn State Behrend with a bachelor of science degree in MIS and of Edinboro University with a master of science degree in elementary education. He is a teacher at Rocky Grove High School. The couple honeymooned in the Riviera Maya, and they reside in Franklin.