The parents of Melissa Whitten (Lia Coppola) and Anthony Carbone (Frank and Denise Carbone) have announced the marriage of their children, which took place on July 9, 2010. Angela Moayedpardazi and Clay Lynch served as witnesses for the couple.
The bride is a 2006 graduate of Arizona State University, graduating with a degree in elementary education and she was employed at the Balsz School District in Phoenix.
The bridegroom graduated from Desert Vista High School in 2004 and up until October of 2010 was employed at First Credit Union in Chandler.
In October 2010, the Carbone enlisted in the United States Marine Corp. He graduated from basic training at MCRD, San Diego, on Jan. 7, receiving recognition as a sharpshooter.
Following basic training, he attended MCT training at Camp Pendleton and then went on to 29 Palms in California to train in radio operation.
Pfc. Carbone received his orders to report for duty at Camp Legeune in North Carolina, classified as a radio operator, where he and his bride now reside.