First Posted: 3/26/2009
Allison Mancinelli and William Wehrkamp were united in marriage at the Effort United Methodist Church in Effort Pa., on Oct. 18, 2008.
The bride is the daughter of Dennis and Dawn King Mancinelli of Stroudsburg, Pa., and the granddaughter of Bill King of Mount Airy and the late Margaret Tilley King. She graduated from Pocono Mountain High School in Swiftwater, Pa., and received a bachelor of science degree from Westchester University, Westchester, Pa. She received a masters degree in biology from East Stroudsburg University and is employed at Sanofi-Pasteur Pharmacy Co., in Swiftwater, Pa.
The bridegroom is the son of Margaret Yost of El Mirage, Ariz., and the late William Wehrkamp of Saylorsburg, Pa. He graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, Pa., and attended East Stroudsburg University. He is an IT specialist with Wiedenbach-Brown Co. Inc., Hawthorne, N.Y.
The matron of honor was Karen Van Osten, aunt of the bride, from Bensalem, Pa. Maid of honor was Tanya Fleege, friend of the bride, from Chicago. Bridesmaids were Amanda Youndt, college roommate of the bride, from Columbia, Md.; Jennifer of Hoboken, N.J.; and Ginger Wehrkamp of Stroudsburg, Pa.
Best man was Gary Wehrkamp, brother of the bridegroom, of Stroudsburg. Groomsmen were Eric Wehrkamp, brother of the bridegroom, of Sedona, Ariz.; Paul Yost, stepbrother of the bridegroom, from Newton. N.J.; and Brian Yost, stepbrother of the bridegroom from Andove, N.J.
Gabriel Wehrkamp, son of Gary and Ginger Wehrkamp and nephew of the bridegroom, was ring bearer.
Readers were Joseph Van Osten, uncle of the bride, from Bensalem, Pa., and Beverly Salavatore, stepsister of the bridegroom, from Sparta, N.J.
A reception was held at Terraview, Stroudsmoor Country Inn, in Stroudsburg, Pa.
The newlyweds went on a cruise to Hawaii. They live in Effort, Pa.