Jessica Bedard and William Chmurzynski were united in marriage July 6, 2012 by Monsignor Donald Beckmann at St. Ignatius Martyr Church, Long Beach, N.Y. A reception followed at Bridgeview Yacht Club in Island Park, N.Y.
The bride is the daughter of Eugene “Buzzy” and Lisa Bedard of Coburn St., Warwick. She is a graduate of Warwick Veterans Memorial High School and Syracuse University. She is a special education teacher in the Long Beach Public School District.
The groom is the son of Walter and An Chmurzynski of Freeport, N.Y. He is a graduate of Oceanside High School and Molloy College. He is employed with Great Neck Public Schools.
The bride wore an Alita Graham Kleinfield exclusive gown and carried a bouquet flowers of Kelly green and watermelon pink tones, Gerber daisies and Bells of Ireland (a Celtic wedding).
Kristy Scallon was maid of honor and Lisa Bedard was matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Stella Albanese, Jaime Thompson, Marissa Peluso, Jennifer Greenhalgh, Jessica Carey and Dena Hopper. Kaileigh Elizabeth was the flower girl.
Alan Cohen was best man. Groomsmen were Chris Bedard, Tim Bedard, Tim Hopper, Dave Ferenczi, Adam Rokos and Logan Hopper. Ushers were Peyton Hopper and Brady Chmurzynski. Timothy Bedard Jr. and Collin Branch-Aul were the ring bearers.
The couple resides in Oceanside, N.Y.