Aikee Rizada and Josie Esleyer will exchange marriage vows at 4 p.m. today, October 24, 2012, at the Triumph of the Holy Cross Church in Camingawan, Bacolod City at rites to be solemnized by Msgr. Felix Pasquin, Rev. Fr. Narciso de la Cruz and Rev. Fr. Joevic Lemoncito.
Aikee is the son of Roberto and Irenea Rizada, while Josie is the daughter of the late Primo and Dr. Fe Esleyer.
The principal sponsors are Patrick Joseph Aguilar, Salvador Esleyer, William Mirano, Edmer Abaring, Rodrigo Suarnaba, James Olivares, Ranie Decolongon, Rafael Florete, Romeo Combite, Alfredo Torrecampo Jr., Lorelie Dolloso, Lirio Falloria, Brgy. Capt. Millet Ureta, Jean Agonias, Dr. Florinda de los Santos, Maja Dely, Jane Uy, Rebecca Piamonte, Persiveranda Esleyer and Thelma Watanabe.
The best man is Nicolo Torre and the maid of honor is Lady Vernalyn Balo; groomsmen are Raymund Farloria, Gerard Vicete, Jerome del Mundo, Modesto Gargaritano Jr., Joey Bangis, Skitt Esleyer and Julius Formacion, while the bridesmaids are Suzean Castellano, Colleen Esleyer, Thea Dodoso, Aizel Rizada, Rizza Ann Gemarino, Chelai Pacheco and Mary Rose Falloria. The junior groomsman is Jason Brian Avelino and the junior bridesmaid is Niña Joy Esleyer.
The secondary sponsors are Rolando Ian Treyes and Nancy Mayor for the candle; Cesar Gregorio Ramles Jr. and Marie Joy Resurreccion, veil; and Emmanuel Espinosa and Julie Anna Laloy, cord.
The ring bearer is Christian Alexander Rizada, arrhae bearer–Zeth Ezekyl Agonias, bible bearer–Coddy Sage Llanas, flower girls–Gianna Rae Soliguen, Denzyl Keith Recede and Ianne Rose Treyes; and the ushers and usherettes–Raygee Soliguen, Chineth Ebanos, Thea Marie Gemarino, Eden Chua, Rema Esteron and Elsie Morante.
Reception will follow at L’Fisher Hotel, Lacson Street, Bacolod City.*