SAN ANTONIO - Back in June, State Sen. Carlos Uresti married Margaret Lleanna Elizondo. The wedding dance has become an instant YouTube classic!
Uresti, an attorney who has served in the Texas Legislature as a House member and senator for 15 years, and Mrs. Uresti were married in a ceremony conducted by U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia. Some 350 guests attended the wedding at the Kendall Plantation, east of Boerne.
Lleanna Uresti is a student counselor at Burke Elementary School in the Northside Independent School District and a realtor. She has two children, Sebastian and Katalina.
Uresti has two sons, Michael and Carlos Jr.; and two grandsons, Benjamin and Evan.
"Our wedding was about much more than the union of two people. It marked the creation of a new family and the start of a new journey through life," Uresti said. "We are both very happy and looking forward to a long life together."
The couple spent their honeymoon on a cruise in Greece, Italy, and Monte Carlo.