The Rose Garden in Delaware Park was the setting Saturday at 3 p.m for the wedding of Chandra R. Cooper and Patrick Murphy. The Rev. John H. Young Sr. of United Church of Faith performed the ceremony for the daughter of Joseph and Mary Cooper of Buffalo and the son of Maggie McSwain of Buffalo. A reception was given in J J's Banquet Room, before the couple left for Toronto, Ont.
An administrative assistant at University at Buffalo, the bride is a graduate of Bennett High School and Daemen College. The bridegroom, a machine operator with Steuben Foods, is a graduate of Burgard Vocational High School. They will be at home in Buffalo.
A reception was given in Buffalo Launch Club after Amie R. Page was married to James J. Smith II of Wheatfield at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Niagara Falls.
The Rev. Perry Ciambella heard the vows of the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Page of Niagara Falls and the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. James J. Smith. The couple will live in Wheatfield after a trip to Hawaii. A graduate of Niagara County Community College, the bride attended Walt Disney World College Program, Orlando, Fla., and is employed in human resources by Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara. The bridegroom, a graduate of Niagara University, is a management employee of Fila, Prime Outlets Mall.
Traveling to the Bahamas are Joseph C. Polito and his bride, Donna Lynn Benz, who will make their home in Cheektowaga. They were married by Monsignor Angelo M. Caligiuri at 2 p.m. Saturday in Infant of Prague Catholic Church, Cheektowaga.
Barbara Benz of Buffalo and the late Robert G. Benz are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of V. Louis and Kathleen Polito of Williamsville. A reception was given in Pendleton House.
A travel agent with Liberty Travel, the bride is a Buffalo State College graduate. The bridegroom, an Army veteran, is a graduate of St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute and Cortland State College. He is a financial consultant with Niagara Resource Corp.
Susan Marie Root became the bride of Kenneth Stephen Holt of Cheektowaga during a ceremony Saturday at noon in Infant of Prague Catholic Church, Cheektowaga. Monsignor Angelo M. Caligiuri performed the ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Root of Cheektowaga are parents of the bride. The bridegroom is the son of Bung Yul Holt and Melvyn A. Holt, both of Rochester. A reception was given in Knights of Columbus clubhouse, Lancaster. The couple will live in Cheektowaga. A graduate of Maryvale High School and University at Buffalo, the bride is a resource specialist with Coordinated Care Management Corp. The bridegroom attended UB and is a financial adviser with Prudential.
The marriage ceremony for Michelle Denise Ziolkowski and Richard Francis Schlagter at noon Saturday in St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Elma, was performed by the Rev. Peter J. Karalus and the Rev. Douglas F. Faraci, chaplain in Roswell Park Cancer Institute. A reception was given in Gregor's Garden Grove for the daughter of Rose and Albert Ziolkowski of Cheektowaga and the son of Loretta and Paul Schlagter of Kenmore. After a trip to Florida, the couple will live in Cheektowaga.
A graduate of West Seneca East High School, the bride is a file clerk with Ace USA Insurance Co. The bridegroom, a graduate of Kenmore West High School, is a supervisor for Morgan Linen Supply.
The garden at Christ Gospel Church was the setting at noon Saturday for the wedding of Pamela Danielle Bluehs and David Paul Rote.
The Rev. Neil Sanders performed the ceremony for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Bluehs of West Seneca and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Rote of Cheektowaga.
A reception was given in Fontana's Banquet Center & Grove before the couple left for California.
They will be at home in Buffalo.
A graduate of West Seneca West High School and Erie Community College, the bride is dietary supervisor at Ridge View Manor. The bridegroom, a graduate of Maryvale High School, is employed at Creditors Interchange Inc.
Bryant & Stratton graduates Carla Vitale and David Montante were united in marriage Saturday at noon in Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Clarence. Monsignor Raymond F. Paa performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter and stepdaughter of Stefano and Denise Vitale of Clarence and daughter of Kim Bronstein of Williamsville. She is a medical assistant in Buffalo General Hospital. Carl and Sandra Montante of Lockport are parents of the bridegroom.
He is a computer programming manager with Med-E America.
A reception was given in Pendleton House before the couple left for Las Vegas, Nev.
Traci Lynn Shubert and Ugene Patrick Blowers, both of Buffalo, were married Saturday at 5:30 p.m. in Tan Tara Golf Club, where a reception was given. North Tonawanda City Judge Robert E. Nicely performed the ceremony for the daughter of Norman and Irma Shubert of Estero, Fla., formerly of Grand Island, and the son of Larry cq and Johann Blowers of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Orchard Park.
A graduate of Boston University, the bride is working for a master of business administration degree in Canisius College and is an account executive with CBS Radio, Buffalo. The bridegroom, a graduate of Orchard Park Central High School, is assistant manager of Carstar Collision of Amherst.