Tessali Skiff and James Wahls were united in marriage May 23, 2015 at The Pumpelly House in Owego, N.Y. The Rev. Melinda Artman, Aunt of the groom officiated. A Cocktail hour and reception immediately followed.
The Bride is the daughter of Dr. James and Toni Skiff of Owego. Parents of the Bridegroom are Arthur and Carla Wahls of Batavia, N.Y.
The Honor Attendant was Jennifer Murray, friend of the Bride. Bridesmaids included Kathy Caracciolo and Alecia Caracciolo, sisters-in-law of the bride; Andrea Falkowski, sister of the groom; and Jennifer Nechamen and Mary Downey, both friends of the bride. Juliette Caracciolo, niece of the bride was flower girl.
The Best man was Art Wahls, father of the groom. Ushers included Joel Caracciolo, Santo Caracciolo, and Nathaniel Skiff, brothers of the bride; Robert Falkowski, brother-in-law of the groom; and Nick Pavio, cousin of the groom. Connor Caracciolo, nephew of the bride served as ring bearer.
The Bride is a 2013 Graduate of SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry and is currently a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Horticulture Department of Virginia Tech University.
The Bridegroom is a 2012 Graduate of SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry and is a Graduate Research Assistant in the Entomology Department at Virginia Tech University.
Following a honeymoon to Peru, Jamie and Tessa are residing in Christiansburg, Va. with their dogs, Jack and Phoebe.