A reception was given in Kleinhans Music Hall after Renee Chantelle Calamita and Edward Acosta Sr. were married Saturday at 11:15 a.m. in Holy Angels Catholic Church. The Rev. Anthony F. Rigoli of St. Rose of Lima Church performed the ceremony.
David Calamita of Buffalo and Patricia Calamita of Lockport are the bride's parents. Ricardo Acosta and Justina Veguilla, both of Buffalo, are parents of the bridegroom.
After taking a Caribbean cruise, the couple will be at home in Kenmore.
A Grand Island High School graduate, the bride attended Erie Community College and is employed at Jimmy Mac's. The bridegroom is an officer in the Buffalo Police Department.
St. Paul of the Nazarene Church, Sanborn, was the setting at noon Saturday for the wedding of Andrea Louise Garcia of Buffalo and Curtis James Hofstra of Wyoming, Mich. Mr. and Mrs. Felix Garcia of ValRico, Fla., formerly of Buffalo, are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son and stepson of Mr. and Mrs. James Hofstra of Jenison, Mich., and son of Valerie Shea of Byron Center, Mich. A reception was given in Banchetti by Rizzo's. The bride, a graduate of Tonawanda High School, has been employed in Heathwood Health Care Center. The bridegroom, a graduate of Jenison High School, is employed by Kramer International, Grand Rapids, Mich. They will live in Wyoming.
Tammy Lynn Mansell and Keith Martin Petschke were married Saturday at noon in St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Lancaster.
Monsignor Frederick D. Leising performed the ceremony for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William R. Mansell of Lancaster and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Petschke of Raleigh, N.C., formerly of Lancaster. A reception was given in Salvatore's Italian Gardens. The couple will be at home in Raleigh after taking a Caribbean cruise.
A graduate of Buffalo State College, the bride was employed by Stein Mart. The bridegroom is a graduate of North Carolina State University and is a chemical engineer with Reichhold.
Traveling to Hawaii before making their home in Cheektowaga are Brian Italo Tominich and his bride, Tammy Lynn Szewc, who were married by the Rev. Joseph H. Penkaul at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, Cheektowaga.
Parents of the bride are Alexandra A. Makowski of Alden and Jerome J. Szewc Sr. of West Seneca. The bridegroom is the son of Marietta E. Moran and Mauro Tominich, both of Cheektowaga. A reception was given in Kiebzak's Beginnings.
The bride attends Erie Community College and is a systems analyst with Health Care Plan. The bridegroom is a supervisor for Rosina Food Products Inc.
The Rev. Sue Olson of Unity Church of Practical Christianity performed the marriage ceremony for Nicole Lori Murphy and Mark Daniel Dalrymple at 5:30 p.m. Saturday in LaGalleria Restaurant, before a reception was given.
Concetta and Arve Iversen of Orchard Park are the bride's mother and stepfather. The bridegroom is the son of Marie Bowser of Orchard Park and stepson of the late Earl Bowser. After traveling to Orlando, Fla., the couple will be at home in Orchard Park.
An auditor with Dopkins & Co., the bride is a graduate of Canisius College. The bridegroom is a graduate of West Seneca West High School and is owner of T&M Lawncare.
Denise Suzanne Spano and David Michael Tortorice were united in marriage when they exchanged vows before Monsignor James G. Kelly at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Margaret Catholic Church.
Susan Sciandra of Buffalo and James V. Spano of Amherst are the bride's parents. Thomas and Carole Tortorice of Town of Tonawanda are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Marygold Manor. The couple will be at home in Buffalo after a trip to Las Vegas, Nev.
A secretary in Buffalo City Court, the bride is a graduate of Lafayette High School. The bridegroom, a graduate of Kenmore East High School, is an auto mechanic at Downing & Halls, Lockport.
The Rev. Paul D. Emery of University United Methodist Church performed the marriage ceremony for Loriann A. Ciulla of North Tonawanda and David V. Short Jr. at 2 p.m. Saturday in North Tonawanda Botanical Gardens.
Marie A. Barclay and Samuel J. Ciulla, both of Rochester, are the bride's parents. The bridegroom's parents, David and Beverly Short, are of North Tonawanda. A reception was given in McKinley Park Inn. The couple, who will live in North Tonawanda, are traveling to St. Lucia.
University at Buffalo graduates, the bride is a sales representative of Trader Publishing Co. and the bridegroom is sales manager for Fulfillment Systems International.
A reception was given in Transit Valley Country Club after Michelle Lee Kolbert became the bride of Richard Anthony Miceli Saturday at 1:15 p.m. in St. Pius X Catholic Church, Getzville.
The Rev. James R. Bastian of St. Gregory the Great Church heard the vows of the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen R. Kolbert of East Amherst and the son of Barbara Miceli of Williston Park and the late Paul Miceli.
A graduate of University at Buffalo, the bride is a risk information service specialist with Kemper Insurance. The bridegroom, a Hofstra University graduate, is an account manager with Nova Corp. They will live in Bartlett, Ill., after taking a Caribbean cruise.