The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

December 23, 2012

Helen Ronksley, Ronald Cooney

Submitted to The Tribune-Democrat

JOHNSTOWN — Helen Sarah Ronksley and Ronald George Cooney Jr., were married April 21, 2012, at St Mary’s Church, Ely, England.  

The Rev. Alan Hulme performed the double-ring ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of James and Paula Ronksley of Dodworth, England.

The groom is the son of Ronald and Charlotte Cooney of Upper Yoder Township.

Presented in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by Laura Waltho as matron of honor.

Bridesmaids were Molly Evans, Freya Wright and Alexa Wright.

Steven Jugg and Luke Mowatt were the best men.  

Groomsmen were Peter Ronksley and Alan Jugg.

A reception was held at the Old Fire Engine House, Ely, England.

The bride and groom honeymooned in Cornwall, England.

The bride graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University, England.

She is a retail manager.

The groom is a 1997 graduate of Westmont Hilltop High School and 2010 graduate of the University of Oklahoma, where he earned a master’s degree in international relations.

He is serving in the U.S. Air Force, assigned to RAF Mildenhall, England.

The newlyweds reside in Ely, Cambridgeshire, England.


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