Claire Fitzpatrick and Daniel Lorusso wed
Claire Celestine Fitzpatrick, daughter of Paul and Ginny Fitzpatrick of Danbury, was married to Daniel Patrick Lorusso, son of Charles and Cathy Lorusso of Ridgefield, on Sept. 3, 2017, at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. The Rev. Whitney Altopp officiated and the homily was delivered by the bride’s aunt, Dr. Jeannette C. Faber. The brother of the bride, Paul R. Fitzpatrick, recited a poem he wrote for the occasion.
The bride wore a Mikaella bridal dress of cream crêpe with guipure lace insets, carrying a bouquet of peonies, roses and eucalyptus. Maryellen Morelli, sister of the bride, was matron of honor. Maid of honor was Catherine Fitzpatrick, also a sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Kate Fitzpatrick, sister-in-law of the bride, and sisters of the groom Jessica Propst and Casey Lorusso, as well as dear friends Emily Arturi and Kristin Cahoon. Flower girls were Kelly and Nora Fitzpatrick, nieces of the bride, and the ring bearer was Sean Morelli, nephew of the bride.
Jason Gonzalez, friend of the groom, was best man. Groomsmen were brother of the bride Paul Fitzpatrick; Chad Propst, brother-in-law of the groom; Peter Morelli, brother-in-law of the bride; and friends Nick Gaeta, Brandon Santini and Brian Desrosier.
After a reception at the Salem Golf Club in North Salem, the couple honeymooned in Aruba. They reside in Ridgefield.