The Rev. Patrick Cogan of New York City performed the marriage ceremony uniting his sister, Colleen M. Cogan, and Joseph A. Scimia at 6 p.m. Friday in St. Aloysius Gonzaga Catholic Church, Cheektowaga.
Mr. and Mrs. John T. Cogan, parents of the bride, and Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Scimia, the bridegroom's parents, are of Cheektowaga. A reception was given in Michael's Plum before the newly married couple left for the Bahamas. They will be at home in Williamsville.
A graduate of Cleveland Hill High School and D'Youville College, the bride is a teacher in Cleveland Hill Elementary School. The bridegroom, a graduate of Cleveland Hill High and Erie Community College, is service manager for Life Time Service Center.