Maura Williams Monahan and David Warren Grunner were married June 9 at the groom’s family home in Forest Hills, Queens. Frank Barona, a friend of the couple who became a Universal Life minister for the event, officiated.
On June 23, the couple will take part in a second ceremony at the Villa Mosconi Bertani in Verona, Italy.
The couple met at Fordham University, from which they graduated, and where the groom also received both a master’s degree in philosophy, and a Master of Philosophy. He is also a Ph.D. candidate there.
Mrs. Grunner, who is 32 and known as Molly, is a house manager for a family in Manhattan and a producer of “Ceol na nGael,” a weekly Irish music program on Fordham’s radio station, WFUV.