Merrie Carole Iodice's uncle, the Rev. Gerald L. Bartko of Niagara Catholic High School, performed the ceremony when she and Frank Strangio exchanged wedding vows Saturday at 2 p.m. in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Niagara Falls.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael L. Iodice and the bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Antonio Strangio, all of Niagara Falls.
A reception was given in Salvatore's Italian Gardens before the couple left for Jamaica. They will live in Niagara Falls.
A graduate of Buffalo State College, where she is working for a master's degree, the bride teaches fifth grade in Starpoint Central School District. The bridegroom, a graduate of University at Buffalo, is an accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Christ the King Chapel at Canisius College was the setting Saturday at 6 p.m. for the wedding of Carrie Ann Colern and Joseph Anthony Fahey, who exchanged vows before the Rev. R. B. Michael Oliver of St. Ambrose Catholic Church.
A reception was given in Fontana's Banquet Center and Grove for the daughter of Michael and Maureen Colern and the son of John and Mary Alice Fahey, all of Buffalo.
An internal auditor with Cellular One, the bride is a graduate of Mount Mercy Academy and Canisius College where she is studying for a master's degree in business administration. The bridegroom, a police officer in the Buffalo Police Department, is a graduate of Bishop Timon High School and attended Buffalo State College. They will be at home in Buffalo.
Patricia R. Pitre of Depew became the bride of Randall L. Baran Jr. at 2 p.m. Saturday in Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, Depew. The Rev. Louis S. Dolinic performed the ceremony.
Emile Pitre and Ina Pitre, both of Van Buren, Maine, are parents of the bride. Mr. and Mrs. Randall L. Baran Sr. of Buffalo are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Heritage Inn. After a trip to Maine, the newly married couple will be at home in Depew.
A graduate of Van Buren District Secondary School, the bride is a department leader at Speedways Conveyors Inc. The bridegroom was graduated from South Park High School and attended Community College of the Air Force. He is a machine operator at Stone Container Corp. and is an Air Force reservist.
University at Buffalo Law School graduates Melissa L. Hancock and Christopher S. Nickson were married Saturday at 3 p.m. in Episcopal Church of the Advent, Kenmore. The Rev. Dr. J. Frederick Barber heard the vows of the daughter of Lynda S. Hancock of West Seneca and Thomas G. Hancock of Irving and the son of Edward and Susan Nickson of Amherst. A reception was given in Hearthstone Manor. The bride, a cum laude graduate of UB, is an associate with Albrecht, Maguire, Heffern & Gregg. The bridegroom, an associate with Phillips, Lytle, Hitchcock, Blaine & Huber, is a graduate of Cornell University's State University School of Labor and Industrial Relations and has a master of business administration degree from UB. They will live in Orchard Park after a trip to Jamaica.
Alumni Chapel at Niagara University was the setting Saturday at 1 p.m. when nuptial vows were exchanged by Jennifer A. Krzemien and Dr. Thomas A. Summers before the Rev. Louis P. Trotta.
Joseph A. and Jean Krzemien of Springville are the bride's parents. Thomas J. and Louise Summers of West Seneca are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Statler Golden Ballroom before the newly married couple left for Alaska. They will live in West Seneca.
The bride is a graduate of Monroe Community College and Florida Hospital School of Ultrasound. The bridegroom is a graduate of Niagara and State University Health Sciences Center at Syracuse College of Medicine. She is a sonographer and he is a radiologist at Windsong Radiology.
En route to Lake George are Scott J. Goetz and his bride, R. Lenore Graham, who were married by the Rev. Maureen Q. Thitchener at 4 p.m. Saturday in Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst. A reception was given in Father John Schaus Council Knights of Columbus clubrooms.
Harold E. and JoAnn Graham of Lancaster are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son and stepson of Michael A. and Cynthia Goetz of Williamsville and Kristine A. and Richard Bowen of Hamburg.
A data entry operator for Frito-Lay Inc., the bride is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School. The bridegroom is a graduate of University at Buffalo where he received a master's degree in economics. He is employed by Fleet Financial Group in investment operations.
Glacier National Park is the destination of Aris S. Anastasas and his bride, Amy C. Wujek, who will make their home in Williamsville. Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Annunciation was the setting Saturday at 3 p.m. for their wedding.
The Rev. James A. Doukas performed the ceremony for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul M. Wujek of East Aurora and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Stathis Anastasas of Roslyn, L.I. A reception was given in Glen Oak Banquet Facility.
The newly married couple are graduates of Delhi State College of Technology. The bride, a graduate of Iroquois Central High School, is a veterinary technician at St. Francis Animal Hospital. The bridegroom was graduated from Roslyn High School and Buffalo State College and is a Kay Jewelers store manager.
Monsignor J. Patrick Keleher, Catholic campus minister for University at Buffalo, performed the marriage ceremony for Candi M. Richau and Kevin S. Mahoney at noon Saturday in St. Patrick Catholic Church, Lockport.
A reception was given in Best Western Lockport Inn for the daughter of Gary J. and Susan M. Richau of Lockport and the son of Edith M. Mahoney of Town of Tonawanda and the late Donald M. Mahoney. After a trip to Aruba, the couple will be at home in Amherst.
A graduate of Lockport High School, the bride is attending UB. The bridegroom, an attorney with Hogan and Willig, is a graduate of Sweet Home High School, UB and UB Law School. He has a master's degree in educational administration from UB and is a coach in Gleason School of Gymnastics.