At 1 p.m. Saturday in Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Susan M. Zeitler became the bride of Timothy J. Rusch during a ceremony performed by Monsignor Charles T. Griffin.
Parents of the bride are Laura M. Zeitler of Buffalo and the late John E. Zeitler. Mr. and Mrs. Norman C. Rusch, also of Buffalo, are parents of the bridegroom.
A reception was given in Ellicott Creek Fire Hall before the newly married couple left for Aruba. They will be at home in Buffalo.
A graduate of McKinley High School, the bride is a disability analyst with North American Administrators. The bridegroom, a Riverside High School graduate, is a printer at Benton Announcements Inc.
Nuptial vows were exchanged by Alisa Margaret Alma and Michael Joseph Mertens at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Barnabas Catholic Church, Depew.
The Rev. Joseph Vatter performed the ceremony for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Alma of Rochester and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mertens of Syracuse. A reception was given in Samuel's Grande Manor. After a trip to Orlando, Fla., the couple will be at home in Lancaster.
The bride, a graduate of University of Rochester, has a master's degree in public policy from Cornell University and is a data manager in Roswell Park Cancer Institute. The bridegroom, a Cornell graduate, is manager of Master Chong's Tae Kwon Do, West Seneca.
Aruba is the destination of Thomas E. McDonald and his bride, Dawn M. Arent, who were married by the Rev. Robert M. Yetter at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Mary Catholic Church, Swormville.
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel E. Arent of East Amherst are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas F. McDonald of Town of Tonawanda. A reception was given in Hearthstone Manor. The couple will be at home in Buffalo.
A human resource consultant, the bride is a graduate of State University at Binghamton and has a master's degree in business administration from University at Buffalo. The bridegroom, a Buffalo State College graduate, is an agent with the Internal Revenue Service.
A reception was given in the Rendezvous Room in Statler Towers after the wedding of Crocetta M. Piparo and Angelo Borgese at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Margaret Catholic Church.
The Rev. Joseph F. Moreno heard the vows of the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carmelo Piparo of Town of Tonawanda and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Francesco Borgese of Buffalo. After a trip to Hawaii, the newly married couple will be at home in Tonawanda.
A graduate of Bishop McMahon High School and Canisius College, the bride is a location manager for Pitney Bowes Inc. The bridegroom, a graduate of Hutchinson-Central Technical High School and University at Buffalo, is a project engineer with Turner Construction Co.
A reception was given in Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society Museum after Heather Marie Maciejewski became the bride of Joseph James Brodzinski at 3 p.m. Saturday in St. Benedict Catholic Church, Eggertsville.
The bride is the daughter of Donna Maciejewski of Williamsville and the bridegroom is the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Brodzinski of Orchard Park. The newly married couple, who will live in Snyder, will travel to Orlando, Fla., and Vermont. A graduate of University at Buffalo, the bride is administrative assistant in the Williamsville Fire Department. The bridegroom, a graduate of GMI Engineering and Management Institute, is a mechanical engineer with American Axle & Manufacturing.
In St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Lancaster, at 1:30 p.m. Saturday the marriage ceremony for Lisa Marie Zimmer and Robert Joseph Nemmer was performed by Monsignor Frederick D. Leising.
The bride is the daughter of Diane T. and Michael E. Zimmer Jr. of Lancaster and the bridegroom is the son of Edward J. Nemmer of Depew and the late Betty Nemmer.
A reception was given in Frederick's Manor. The newly married couple will be at home in Depew after a trip to Jamaica.
Graduates of Lancaster Central High School, the bride attends Niagara University College of Nursing and the bridegroom is employed by Lancaster Stone Products.
The wedding of Donna L. Bunker to Donald L. Schreiber took place Saturday at 3 p.m. in Cleveland Heights Christian Church, Cheektowaga.
The Rev. Dr. Kenneth W. Neal heard the couple's vows.
The bride is the daughter of Eugene J. Bunker of Tonawanda and the late Marlene J. Bunker. She is a customer service representative of Marine Midland Bank, Hamburg Branch.
The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Schreiber of Boston. He is a technician with NYNEX.
A reception was given in North Bailey Fire Hall. After taking a Caribbean cruise and traveling to Orlando, Fla., the couple will make their home in Boston.
Monsignor W. Jerome Sullivan performed the marriage ceremony for Mary Beth Velasquez and Coast Guard Seaman Daniel C. Dreyer at 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church, Hamburg.
Mr. and Mrs. David R. Velasquez Sr. of Hamburg are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Dreyer of Chester.
A reception was given in Holiday Inn Downtown before the couple left for Key West, Fla. They will be at home in Oscoda, Mich.
The bride and bridegroom are graduates of Cortland State College. She has been an assistant health educator in University of Rochester's University Health Service. He is stationed at Tawas, Mich.