Michael T. Gmyrek and his bride, Sandra M. Kapanek, are at home in Buffalo after a trip to the Pocono Mountains. They were married July 11 at 5:30 p.m. in St. Josaphat Catholic Church, Cheektowaga, by the Rev. Charles E. Slisz and Deacon William Hynes. Theresa R. Kapanek and Joseph J. Kapanek Jr., both of Cheektowaga, are parents of the bride. The bridegroom is the son of Cecilia Gmyrek of Buffalo and the late Thaddeus Gmyrek. A graduate of Buffalo State College, the bride is an early childhood specialist with United Cerebral Palsy Association of Western New York. The bridegroom, a graduate of Canisius College, is a lithographer with Shipman Printing Industries. A reception was given in Niagara Frontier American Legion Post clubhouse.
Jason M. Finley and his bride, Jessica A. Leavor, are at home in Phoenix, Ariz., where he attends Arizona State University and she is a sixth-grade teacher in Catalina School. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Leavor of Punta Gorda, Fla., and the son of Michael and Sondra Finley of Hamburg were married July 10 at 8 p.m. in Wayside Presbyterian Church, Hamburg. The Rev. David Persons performed the ceremony preceding a reception in Karen's Restaurant, West Seneca. The couple traveled to San Diego, Calif. The bride is a graduate of Canisius College and the bridegroom is a graduate of Frontier Central High School. He is a law clerk for Pitney Bowes in Phoenix.
David R. Switala and his bride, Melissa G. Marsch, are at home in West Falls after a trip to Jamaica. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward G. Marsch of Pensacola, Fla., formerly of Elma, and the son of Thomas C. Switala of Angola and the late Jeanette E. Switala, were married July 4 in St. Matthias Episcopal Church, East Aurora. The Rev. Charles W. Whitmore of St. Mark Episcopal Church, Orchard Park, performed the ceremony preceding a reception in the Roycroft Inn. The bride, a graduate of University at Buffalo with a master's degree from Buffalo State College, teaches in the Buffalo school system. The bridegroom, a graduate of Fredonia State College, is a tool and die maker with Ford Motor Co.
Douglas Eugene Wolf and his bride, Margaret Eugenia Ticknor, are at home in Sewickley, Pa., where they were married June 6 in Presbyterian Church. The bride is the daughter of Arthur and Mandy Ticknor of Sewickley, formerly of Williamsville, and the bridegroom is the son of Vaughn and Sandy Wolf of Selinsgrove, Pa. The bride attended Williamsville South High School and is a graduate of Sewickley Academy and Wittenberg University. She has a master's degree from Duquesne University. The bridegroom, a graduate of Wittenberg, has a master's degree from University of Akron and is manager of consulting services at Select International, Pittsburgh.
At home in Cheektowaga are Edwin L. Zielinski II and his bride, Mary Monica Woodin, who were married June 20 at 1 p.m. in St. John Gualbert Catholic Church, Cheektowaga. The Rev. Daniel J. Palys of St. Gabriel Catholic Church and the Rev. David W. Bialkowski performed the ceremony. James C. and Martha Woodin of Snyder are parents of the bride and Edwin and Joanne Zielinski of Cheektowaga are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Holiday Inn, Amherst. The bride, a front desk clerk for Dynamic Enterprises Inc., is a graduate of Amherst Central High School and Niagara Frontier Travel School. A graduate of Maryvale High School, the bridegroom is a stock handler for Quebecor Printing Inc.