Christina H. Leavens and Matthew R. Ludwig were married at 5 p.m. on Sept. 2, 2017, in Woodlawn Beach in Hamburg, where their vows were heard by Officiant Dan Graber. Guests gathered for a reception at The Lodge at Woodlawn Beach. The bride, daughter of Paul E. Leavens and Jeanette H. Leavens of Hamburg, is a graduate of Frontier High School. She earned an associate degree in fine art from Pratt at Munson-Williams-Proctor Art Institute and works as a licensed practical nurse at Buffalo Amherst Allergy Associates. The bridegroom is the son of Raymond Ludwig of Lancaster and Ellen Shepard of Lakeview and the stepson of Doreen Ludwig of Lancaster and Andrew Shepard of Hamburg. A graduate of Hamburg High School, he earned an associate degree in applied sciences in hospitality managment from Erie Community College and works as a courier at Foxy Delivery Service. The couple will make their home in Hamburg.