Samuel M.P. Jannotti and Jennifer M. Smith were united in marriage on June 8, 2013, at the Mayernik Center in Pittsburgh. Lori Duggan officiated the ceremony. Samuel is the son of Paul and Debra Jannotti of Russell, and Jennifer is the daughter of Frank and Maureen Miller of Florida and Richard Smith of Pittsburgh.
Jennifer was escorted to the altar by her father, Richard. Her matrons of honor were Kat Phillips and Arlea Hoffman, with Julie Zakrzewski, Julie Lacey, Joel Hoffman and Kate Jannotti, sister of the groom, in attendance. Gabriella Cherry, groom’s niece, was the flower girl.
John Cherry, brother of the groom, and Collin McHenry served as Sam’s best men. Groomsmen were Randy Murvine, Steve Reichwein, Gary Newman and Josh Smith, brother of the bride.
Sam graduated from Penn State University in 2008 with a master of science degree in architectural engineering. He is employed by Jannotti Rail Consulting Inc. and MR Structures, LLC.
Jenn is a 2011 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, master of science degree, physician assistant program, and is employed by Wheeling Hospital.
Sam and Jenn honeymooned in Switzerland and Italy and reside in Washington, Pa.