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MRS. SZWED

Performing the marriage ceremony for Laura Szczodrowski and Thomas C. Szwed at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Elma, were the Rev. Daniel J. Palys and the bridegroom's uncle, Deacon Joseph Szwed.

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Szczodrowski of Cheektowaga are parents of the bride. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas V. Szwed of West Seneca.

A reception was given in Chopin's Banquet Center. After a Caribbean cruise, the couple will be at home in West Seneca.

A registered nurse in Erie County Medical Center, the bride is a graduate of Alfred State College of Technology and Brockport State College.

The bridegroom, a graduate of Cobleskill College of Technology, is manager of a Perkins Restaurant and is a volunteer fireman in Union Fire Company.

Mrs. Bellocchio
Joelle Terese Marasco was married to Stephen F. Bellocchio at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Barbara Catholic Church, Lackawanna. The Rev. Lawrence F. Kobel performed the ceremony for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Marasco of Cheektowaga and the son of Mary Bellocchio of Hinsdale, Ill., and the late Dominick Bellocchio. A reception was given in Adam's restaurant. The couple will travel to Hawaii, and will make their home in Wheaton, Ill.

A graduate of Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart, University at Buffalo and University of Toledo College of Law, the bride is an attorney with Lillig and Thorness Ltd., Oak Brook, Ill. The bridegroom, a graduate of Hinsdale South High School and Western Michigan University, is a sales associate with Internet Solutions Division of Automatic Data Processing.

Mrs. Bernd
A reception was given in Rich Renaissance Niagara after the wedding of Deborah Lynn Stocker and Brian Charles Bernd at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Presbyterian Church of Clarence.

The Rev. Dr. Richard S. McConnell heard the vows of the daughter of Diana J. Stocker of Deerfield Beach, Fla., and Alan F. Stocker of Ellicottville and the son of Patricia A. Bernd of Buffalo and Charles E. Bernd of Clarence. After a trip to Aruba and Orlando, Fla., the couple will live in Clarence.

A graduate of Williamsville North High School and University at Buffalo, the bride is an accountant with the accounting firm of Michael A. Rizzo and is a self-employed tax accountant. The bridegroom, a Clarence Central High School graduate, attends UB and is employed by American Axle & Manufacturing.

Mrs. Peehler
The Rev. David L. Davis of Buford, Ga., a Methodist minister, performed the marriage ceremony for Colleen M. Reisch and his brother-in-law, Todd A. Peehler, at 4 p.m. Saturday in Joseph's Country Manor and Grove, where a reception was given.

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Reisch of Town of Tonawanda are parents of the bride and Mr. and Mrs. George A. Peehler of South Wales are the bridegroom's parents. After traveling to the Cayman Islands, the newly married couple will be at home in Kenmore.

The bride, a pharmacist in a Wegmans Pharmacy, was graduated cum laude from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and attended University at Buffalo.

The bridegroom is attending Niagara County Community College. They are alumni of Kenmore East High School.

Mrs. Matthewson
The Rev. David W. Bialkowski and the Rev. Edmund G. Ryan of LeMoyne College performed the marriage ceremony for Nancy M. Hilligas and Christian Matthewson at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. John Gualbert Catholic Church, Cheektowaga.

The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Aloysius R. Nowak of Cheektowaga and the bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Matthewson of Holland. A reception was given in Leonard Post Jr. Veterans for Foreign Wars Post clubhouse. The newly married couple will make their home in Elma.

The bride, a graduate of University at Buffalo, has a master's degree from Canisius College and did postgraduate work in University of Pittsburgh. She is employed by Stanley G. Falk School. The bridegroom, a graduate of Holland Central High School, is a manager with Pool Mart Inc.

Mrs. McGuire
Beth Noelle Rosner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alan D. Rosner of Buffalo, was married to David Kalman McGuire of Buffalo at 6 p.m. Saturday in Temple Beth Zion.

Rabbi Ronne Friedman performed the ceremony for the bride and the son of Linda H. McGuire of West Allenhurst, N.J., and Vincent H. McGuire Jr. of Belford, N.J. A reception was given in Rabbi Joseph L. Fink Auditorium of the temple.

After taking an eastern fall foliage tour, the newly married couple, Ingram Micro employees, will be at home in Buffalo.

A graduate of Williamsville South High School and D'Youville College, the bride is a build to order systems configuration specialist. The bridegroom, a graduate of Ocean (N.J.) Township High School and Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, is a networking support specialist.

Mrs. Chiaino
After taking a cruise in the Caribbean, Richard D. Chiaino and his bride, Shari Ann Caito, will make their home in Williamsville.

The Rev. Anthony F. Rigoli performed their marriage ceremony Saturday at 5 p.m. in Holy Angels Catholic Church.

Mr. and Mrs. Richard V. Caito of Buffalo are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Chiaino of Coram, L.I.

A reception was given in the Buffalo Hilton.

An alumna of Nardin Academy, the bride is a summa cum laude graduate of Buffalo State College and teaches mathematics and science in SS. Peter and Paul School, Williamsville.

The bridegroom was graduated from Sachem (L.I.) High School and attended Bloomfield College. He is national sales manager for WUTV-Fox 29.

Mrs. Stoll
Jami Susanne Dresser and John Thomas Stoll were united in marriage when they exchanged nuptial vows before Monsignor Thomas F. Maloney at a 2 p.m. ceremony Saturday in St. Amelia Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda.

Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Dresser of Eden are parents of the bride and Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Stoll of Town of Tonawanda are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Michael's Banquet Facility.

After taking a Caribbean cruise, the newly married couple will be at home in Town of Tonawanda, where the bride is a licensed practical nurse in Schofield Residence and the bridegroom is employed by the water department. She is a graduate of Eden Central High School and Erie I Board of Cooperative Educational Services. He is a Kenmore East High School graduate.