Mellissa McCormick and Frank Ritz Jr. were united in marriage August 26, 2011 by Rev. David Thurber at St. Mary’s Church, Cranston. A reception followed at the Quidnessett Country Club.
The bride is the daughter of Angelina McCormick of Johnston and the late Arthur McCormick. She is a graduate of Cranston West High School and is currently attending the Community College of Rhode Island for nursing. She is employed as a nanny.
The groom is the son of Frank and Jayne Ritz Sr. He is a graduate of Cranston West High School, CCRI and Rhode Island College. He is employed with AAA Southern New England.
Lauren Lynch was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Jillian Goff and Lauren Ritz. Rosalina Russillo and Emma Dosa were flower girls.
Timothy Ritz was best man. Ushers were Danny Pacheco, Chris Santosuosso and Kevin Elliott. Ethan Dosa was the ring bearer.
The couple resides in Cranston.