Maria Katherine Colaciello and Frank Robert Mrozowski Jr. were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, at 1 p.m. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Waldorf. The ceremony was officiated by Rev. Keith Woods. Ceremony readings were performed by Joseph Colaciello, uncle of the bride, and Patrick Curry, uncle of the groom. The bride’s parents hosted a seated dinner and reception at Swan Point Yacht & Country Club. On the eve of the wedding, the groom’s parents hosted a rehearsal dinner at The Prime Street Grille in White Plains.
The bride is the daughter of Anthony and Lenore Colaciello of Waldorf. She is the granddaughter of Emidio Pasqualucci, of Waldorf, the late Mrs. Katherine Pasqualucci, and Felix and Karen Colaciello, of Brandywine. The groom is the son of Frank and Mary Ellen Mrozowski Sr. of Wilkes-Barre, Penn. He is the grandson of Elaine Curry, of Ashley, Penn., the late James Curry Jr., and the late Frank and Loretta Mrozowski.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore an Essense of Australia ballgown of ivory lace and organza. The gown featured a multi-strap geometric design, pearl beadwork and a short train. The dress was complemented by a custom cathedral length veil trimmed with matching lace. The bride carried a hand-tied bouquet of pink and white roses.
Bridesmaids included Adrienne Thompson of Bethesda and Felicita Rich of Brandywine. The flower girls were Sienna Curry and Emma Werner, both cousins of the groom. The bridesmaids wore floor-length gowns in navy chiffon. Each carried a hand-tied bouquet of pink and white roses.
Michael Boris of Dallas, Penn., served as best man. Michael Colaciello of Waldorf, brother of the bride, served as groomsman. The ring bearer was Nathan Colaciello, cousin of the bride.
The bride is a graduate of Bishop McNamara High School in Forestville. She graduated cum laude from King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Penn., with a bachelor of science in business administration with a major in accounting. She now works at PricewaterhouseCoopers in McLean, Va., as an experienced assurance associate. The groom is a graduate of Holy Redeemer High School in Wilkes-Barre, Penn. He graduated magna cum laude from King’s College with a bachelor of science in business administration with a major in accounting and a bachelor of arts in philosophy. He currently works at PricewaterhouseCoopers in McLean, Va., as a tax associate.
Followed by a honeymoon in Bermuda, Maria and Frank reside in McLean, Va.