KLINGERSTOWN - Nick Vincenzes, of Atlas, and Desiree Hackenburg, of Selinsgrove, were united in marriage Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012.
The groom is a son of Nick and Linda Vincenzes, Atlas. The bride is a daughter of Tim and Debbie Hostetter, Selinsgrove.
The bride and her attendants were escorted in a horse-drawn white carriage to an outdoor ceremony in the vineyard of Benigna's Creek Winery, Klingerstown. After the exchange of their wedding vows, officiated by the Rev. Dr. Dietman Plajer, a unity ceremony with sand was held to symbolize the uniting of their individual lives. Following the ceremony, a reception was held in the winery Grand Room and guests enjoyed an evening of dancing outdoors on the deck of the reception hall.
Wendy Cook was the matron of honor for her sister, and Kevin Vincenzes was best man for his brother. Faith Marshall, cousin of the bride, was bridesmaid. Jody Vincenzes, brother of the groom, was groomsman. Becca Cook, niece of the bride, was junior bridesmaid. Grace Vincenzes, niece of the groom, was flower girl. Daniel Vincenzes, nephew of the groom, was the ring bearer. The symbolic sands for the unity ceremony were presented by the couple's mothers. Programs and bubbles were distributed to guests by Lisa Vincenzes, sister-in-law of the groom, and Michael Vincenzes, nephew of the groom.
Vincenzes is a graduate of Mount Carmel Area High School, Slippery Rock University and Penn State University. Hackenburg is a graduate of Selinsgrove Area High School and Bloomsburg University. They are both employed by Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital.
After a honeymoon touring Las Vegas, Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon, the couple returned to their home in Bloomsburg.