Jennifer M. Bongiovanni and Craig M. Jackson were united in marriage by the Rev. Wes Aarum at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Chapel at Crosspoint. A reception was given in the Terrace Room of Statler Towers. Lee J. and Diane R. Bongiovanni of Williamsville are parents of the bride and Kenneth C. and Elke Jackson of Toano, Va., are the bridegroom's parents. The newly married couple will be at home in Buffalo after taking a Caribbean cruise. A speech-language pathologist with Aspire of Western New York, the bride is a graduate of College of Wooster and received a master's degree from University at Buffalo. The bridegroom is a mechanical engineer at Enidine Inc. and is a graduate of UB, where he received a master's degree.
Erika L. Blaszkowiak and Kevin A. Witt were united in marriage by the Rev. Ronald M. Bagley at 4 p.m. Friday in St. Bonaventure Catholic Church, West Seneca. The bride is the daughter of Paul and Sandra Blaszkowiak of Buffalo and the bridegroom is the son of Donald and Kathryn Witt of Tonawanda. A reception was given in Kotecki's Grandview Grove for the newly married couple, who will be at home in Amherst after a trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. A respiratory therapist employed by the Catholic Health System, the bride is a graduate of St. Mary High School and Erie Community North Campus. The bridegroom is a graduate of Tonawanda High School and is a locksmith employed by Advanced Lock & Key.
Asa Ransom House, Clarence, was the setting at 3 p.m. Friday for the wedding of Kathryn A. Herbst and Andrew R. Engel, preceding a reception in Samuel's Grande Manor. Their nuptial ceremony was performed by Tonawanda Town Justice John J. Gruber. The bride is the daughter of Patricia Herbst of Cheektowaga. Parents of the bridegroom are Debra S. and Michael W. Zobrist of Depew and Robert P. Engel of Clarence. The newly married couple will make their home in West Seneca. A graduate of Hutchinson-Central Technical High School and Buffalo State College, the bride is a consumer lending associate with M&T Bank. The bridegroom is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School and is an insurance agent with GEICO Corp.
Jennifer Elliott became the bride of Daniel Bach as the couple were united in marriage during a ceremony that took place at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Pearl Street Grill & Brewing Co., where a reception was given. The bride is the daughter of James and Sandra Elliott of Orchard Park and the bridegroom is the son of Linda Swing of West Seneca. After traveling to Cancun and the Mayan Riviera, Mexico, the newly married couple will be making their home in Orchard Park. A graduate of Orchard Park Central High School and Continental School of Beauty Culture, the bride attended Buffalo State College. She is a self-employed hair stylist. The bridegroom attended Canisius College and is a landscape foreman for Birch Grove Landscaping Nursery.