Melinda Ann Cardillo and Julio Paiva were united in marriage June 4, 2011 at Ocean Edge Resort & Golf Club in Brewster, Mass. A reception followed there. The wedding was hosted by the bride’s aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Antonelli of Warwick.
The bride is the daughter of Mario Cardillo Sr. of Johnston and Linda Cardillo of Providence. She is a graduate of Rhode Island College, and is currently attending Bridgewater State University, where she will receive a master’s degree in June 2012. She is employed as a social worker.
The groom is the son of Julio Hernandez of Lawnacre, Mass. and Rita Paiva of Fall River, Mass. He is a graduate of Bristol Community College, receiving a degree in criminal justice. He is employed in production.
The bride wore an A-line strapless gown of all-over beaded corded lace. She carried white peonies and roses and yellow orchids.
The bride was given in marriage by her uncle, Robert Antonelli of Warwick.
Following a trip to Disney World in Florida, the couple resides in Johnston.