Johnson-Green wed in New Orleans
Our Lady of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in New Orleans was the setting at 7 p.m. June 1 for the double-ring ceremony uniting Christin Claire Johnson and Jeremy Bryant Green in holy matrimony. The Most Rev. Shelton J. Fabre, V.G., auxiliary bishop of New Orleans, officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Shannon and Stephanie Johnson of Morgan City. The groom is the son of Leslie Kozina of New Orleans and Danny Green of Slidell.
For the occasion, the church was decorated with floral arrangements of pale pink, white and ivory peonies, roses, gardenias, hydrangeas, ranunculus and amaranthus.
Music was by vocalist Lindsey Piattoly and organist Tommy Zanca.
Readings were by Kerry Hotard, aunt of the bride, and Mary Seither. Offertory gifts were presented by Christopher Henry, uncle of the bride, and Jon LaGarde, uncle of the groom.
Escorted in marriage by her father, the bride wore a self-designed ball gown of silk taffeta featuring cap sleeves and a scoop neck bodice fashioned with lace details around the waist. Her veil of Alencon lace was cathedral length.
She carried a bouquet of peonies, roses and hydrangeas.
Mary Beth Siracusa was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Danielle Henry, cousin of the bride; Elizabeth Fairchild; and Ashley Stephens, cousin of the groom.
Flower girls were Abigail Hotard, Sophia Hotard and Isla McGlockin.
The groom’s father served as best man. Groomsmen were Mark Seither, Christopher Piazza and Joe Savoca.
Ushers were Kolya Kozina and Parker Green, brothers of the groom.
A reception followed at the Audubon Clubhouse at Audubon Park in New Orleans.
Prior to the wedding, a rehearsal dinner was hosted by the groom’s family at the home of the groom’s mother.
Prenuptial events included a bridal shower given by bridesmaids at the home of Sammy and Cathy Siracusa, and a bridal tea at the Ritz Carlton in New Orleans hosted by the bride’s mother that honored the bridesmaids and their mothers.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of Morgan City High School and a 2009 graduate of Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge with a degree in fine arts with a concentration in graphic design. She is the advertising coordinator at Gambit Communications in New Orleans.
The groom is a graduate of Blair Academy in Blairstown, N.J., and earned a bachelor’s degree in cellular molecular biology and a master’s degree in pharmacology from Tulane University. He is in his second year at the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans.
They honeymooned at Disney World in Orlando, Fla., and reside in New Orleans.