Elizabeth Riney and Shaun Smith were united in marriage Dec. 1, 2012 at Old St. Joseph's Church in Philadelphia, Pa. Monsignor Thomas Cini, VG of St. Ann's Church, in Wilmington, Del., officiated. The bride is the daughter of Michael and Susan Riney of Yardley, Pa. The groom is the sone of Gregory and Phyllis Smith of Havre de Grace. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Michael Riney.
The maid of honor was Meredith Riney of Philadelphia, Pa, the bride's sister. Bridesmaids were Allison Riney of Yardley, Pa, sister of bride; Megan Riney of Dallas, Texas, cousin of bride; Leanne Karr of Philadelphia, Pa., Stacie McSpadden of Havre de Grace, Jennifer Smith of Philadelphia, Pa., and Jaclyn Woehnker of Sea Bright, N.J., friends of bride. House party attendants were Meghan Riney of Dallas and Summer Riney of Fort Worth, Texas, cousins of bride.
The best man was Hardy McSpadden of Havre de Grace, friend of groom. Groomsmen were Steven Dellrose of Wilmington, Del., Andrew Haynes of Falls Church, Va., Andrew Givens of Los Angeles, Calif., and David May of Baltimore, friends of groom; and Jack Riney of Yardley, Pa, brother of bride. The ring bearer was Sean Riney of Fort Worth. Ushers were James Riney of Fort Worth and Kenneth Riney of Dallas, cousins of bride.
Readers of scripture were Theodore Riney of Dallas and Thomas Riney of Amarillo, Texas, uncles of the bride, and Joseph Riney and William Riney, both of Dallas and cousins of the bride. Presenting the Eucharistic gifts were Helen Riney of Dallas and Sandra Riney of Amarillo, aunts of the bride, and Michael Smith of Prairieville, La., uncle of the groom.
A reception, hosted by Michael and Susan Riney, was held at The Down Town Club in Old City Philadelphia, Pa. The couple honeymooned in St. Lucia. The couple resides in Wilmington, Del.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of the University of Delaware Lerner College of Business and Economics. She is attending the Graduate School of Retail Bank Management, Furman University, graduating in 2014. She is employed by PNC Bank in Philadelphia as a vice president, business bank market loan manager.
The groom is a 2002 graduate of Salisbury University and received his physician assistant Master of Medical Science in 2004 from Arcadia University in Glenside, Pa. His is employed by Christiana Healthcare in Newark, Del., as a certified surgical physician assistant.