Take a walk back down the aisle as we dig deep into The Sunday Times archives and share timeless matrimonies. This occasional feature will highlight beautiful brides, engaging moments and captivating ceremonies held decades ago in Northeast Pennsylvania. The Sunday Times’ very own bridal planner of the past, Laura Rysz, will showcase Marry Memories and welcomes suggestions from readers by email at Lrysz@timesshamrock.com.
Judith Ann James married John Hunter Jr. on Saturday, Oct. 13, 1962, in Hyde Park Presbyterian Church, Scranton.
Mon, Oct 15, 1962 – 17 · The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania) · Newspapers.com
Lynne Susan Feinberg married Gerald Fragin on Sunday, Sept. 1, 1968, in Hotel Casey, Scranton. Both sets of parents were from Scranton.
Tue, Sep 3, 1968 – 12 · The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania) · Newspapers.com
Elaine Diane Prutisto married Robert Joseph Caljean on Saturday, Nov. 24, 1962, in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Archbald. Both sets of parents were from Archbald.
Sat, Nov 24, 1962 – 9 · The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania) · Newspapers.com
Nancy T. Reese married Dr. Thomas A. Cawley on Saturday, Feb. 2, 1963, in St. Ann’s Monastery Church.
Sat, Feb 2, 1963 – 8 · The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pennsylvania) · Newspapers.com
Laura Rysz is the features copy editor and calendar editor at The Times-Tribune and runs the Talk of the Times column, which focuses on local fundraisers and other events. She also writes Chef’s Table that profiles restaurants around the region. Additionally, Laura curates events online on AccessNEPA.com. Laura is involved in the special Mother’s Day edition and curates occasional features Marry Memories and Times Travelers. She is a graduate of Haddonfield Memorial High School, New Jersey, and earned an English professional writing degree with a minor in mass communications from King’s College, Wilkes-Barre. She also earned a certificate in Social Media Marketing from Rutgers Business School. Contact: email@example.com; 570-348-9100 x5228.