2012-03-01 / Family

Mellott – Protzmann United

Mr. and Mrs. Dallas A. Mellott Mr. and Mrs. Dallas A. Mellott Ann-Elizabeth Protzmann, the daughter of Harry W. and Marlene C. Protzmann of Downingtown, Pa., was married the evening of October 2 to Dallas Anderson Mellott, son of Lex A. and Lindsay R. Mellott of Needmore, Pa. Rev. Betsey Hague Wadeson, of Chevy Chase, Md., friend of the groom’s family, officiated at the Loch Nairn Country Club in Avondale, Pa.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride’s oneshoulder A-line wedding gown of silk charmeuse featured a beaded and ruched bodice with corseted back. Her birdcage headpiece was made of vintage veiling, an antique brooch and ostrich and guinea hen feathers by family friend Lisa Luczny, Omaha, Neb. She carried a bouquet of burgundy calla lilies, fern curls and guinea hen feathers.

Michelle Stucky, Lyndhurst, N.J., was her sister’s matron of honor. Courtney Smith and Annette Calamari, both of Newtown, Pa., friends of the bride, were bridesmaids. They wore one-shoulder garnet tissue-taffeta kneelength dresses and carried Green Goddess calla lilies with fern curls. Flowergirl Margaret Stucky, the bride’s niece, wore a floorlength ivory taffeta gown and carried a white carnation pomander.

Attending the groom were his brother and bestman, Robert “Bobby” Mellott, of Needmore, Pa., and groomsmen James Redmond, New York City, and Andrew Cole, Madison, Wis., both college friends.

The wedding guests enjoyed dinner and dancing following the 5 p.m. wedding ceremony.

Mrs. Mellott is an industrial hygienist with URS Corp., in its Fort Washington, Pa., office. She graduated from University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., with a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental studies/ GIS and earned a master’s degree in public health from West Chester University, West Chester, Pa.

She is the granddaughter of Margaret Cieslikowski, Downingtown, Pa.

Mr. Mellott works for Tetra-Tech Geo, Freehold, N.J., as a project geologist. He graduated from Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pa., with a Bachelor of Science degree in geology.

He is the grandson of Lois Lee Mellott, Warfordsburg, Pa., and the late Delmar A. Mellott and Margaret M. Riggs, Mc- Connellsburg, Pa., and the late Dr. Robert E. Riggs.

The couple honeymooned in New Orleans and are residing in Ambler, Pa.

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