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Anne Marie Culkowski and Joseph Louis Brown were united in marriage during a ceremony performed by the Rev. Joseph A. Fiore at 2 p.m. Saturday in Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Depew.

Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Culkowski of Lancaster are the bride's parents. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. James Brown of Laurel, Md. A reception was given in Knights of Columbus clubhouse, Lancaster. After traveling to Atlantic City, N.J., the couple will be at home in Cheektowaga.

Complementing the bride's ensemble was her mother's pearl necklace. Venice lace and schiffli embroidery decorated the bride's satin gown, styled with a sweetheart neckline. Satin roses accented the lantern sleeves. Lace and embroidery in a windowpane effect trimmed the cathedral train. A band of pearls and crystal beads held her fingertip veil. She carried orchids, roses and carnations.