The wedding vows of Florence Virginia Harris and Lorenzo Lee Stevens were exchanged before Elder Willie J. Florence at 3 p.m. Saturday in Gospel Temple Church of God in Christ.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Harris of Buffalo are parents of the bride and Mr. and Mrs. Alonzia Stevens of Buffalo are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in St. George Orthodox Catholic Church hall. The couple will be at home in Buffalo after a trip to the Pocono Mountains.
A graduate of Bryant & Stratton, the bride is employed at the Weinberg Campus.
The bridegroom, a graduate of Riverside High School, is employed by Kenmore Mercy hospital and First Call and is an Army reservist.
Amy Martha Guillaume and Eric Graham Linderman, who have master's degrees in library science from Kent State University, were married Saturday at 2 p.m. in Kenilworth United Church of Christ, Town of Tonawanda. The Rev. Robert C. Snyder performed the ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh T. Guillaume of Snyder are parents of the bride. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Linderman of Mentor-on-the-Lake, Ohio, are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Colonial Grove. The newly married couple will travel to Montreal, Quebec.
The bride was graduated from Amherst Central High School, Villa Maria College and Heidelberg College.
The bridegroom is a graduate of Mentor High School and Kent State.
A reception was given in Hearthstone Manor before Brian K. Hillestad and his bride, Alison J. Suszka, left for the Pocono Mountains. The Rev. Perry Ciambella performed their marriage ceremony Saturday at noon in St. Gabriel Catholic Church.
Mr. and Mrs. William Suszka Jr. of Alden are the bride's parents. Parents of the bridegroom are Mr. and Mrs. Keith J. Hillestad of Lancaster.
The newly married couple will be at home in West Chester, Pa.
A graduate of Alden Central High School and Genesee Community College, the bride has been a registered nurse in St. Jerome Hospital, Batavia. The bridegroom, a graduate of University at Buffalo, is a project architect with Peter Batchelor Architect, Wayne, Pa.
En route to Hawaii are Robert Charles Gittrich and his bride, Cynthia Lynn Michaels, who were married Saturday at 2 p.m. in Fourteen Holy Helpers Catholic Church, West Seneca.
Monsignor David S. Slubecky performed the ceremony for the daughter of John and Annette Michaels of East Aurora and the son of Beverly J. Gittrich of Erie, Pa., and the late Robert W. Gittrich.
A reception was given in Orchard Park Country Club.
The bride, a graduate of St. Bonaventure University, is an underwriter for Hartford Insurance. The bridegroom, a cum laude graduate of St. Bonaventure, is a certified public accountant and a loan officer with Healthcare Financial Partners, Chevy Chase, Md.
Linda Rodriguez, daughter of Santos and Rita Rodriguez of Buffalo, and Steven Michael Gallo, son of A. Michael and Sandra Gallo of North Tonawanda, were married Saturday at 2 p.m. in Holy Angels Catholic Church. The Rev. James C. O'Connor of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fredonia, heard their vows.
A reception was given in Classics Banquet Center before the couple left for a cruise in the Caribbean. They will be at home in Buffalo.
A pharmacist in a Rite Aid Pharmacy, the bride is a graduate of Immaculata Academy and University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy. The bridegroom, a software engineer with Calspan Corp., is a graduate of North Tonawanda High School and UB, where he received a master's degree in computer science.
Nuptial vows were exchanged by Carrie Jean Schaffer and Frank M. Blajszczak III at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Mark Lutheran Church, North Tonawanda. The Rev. Martin Homan performed the ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Schaffer Jr. of North Tonawanda are parents of the bride. Mr. and Mrs. Frank M. Blajszczak Jr. of Cheektowaga are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Kotecki's Grandview Grove. The newly married couple will be at home in North Tonawanda.
A licensed practical nurse in DeGraff Memorial Hospital, the bride is a graduate of Niagara County Community College. The bridegroom, a repair technician for Sears Roebuck and Co., attended Alfred University.
Hawaii is the destination of John A. Ball and his bride, Heidi M. A. Winch, whose wedding took place Saturday at 2 p.m. in St. Mary Queen of the Rosary Catholic Church, Strykersville.
The Rev. Michael P. McNicholl performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Celine Winch of Strykersville and the late Neil J. Winch II. Parents of the bridegroom are William Ball of Town of Tonawanda and the late Santina Ball. A reception was given in Strykersville Fire Company hall.
A graduate of D'Youville College, the bride is director of Kinder Garden Child Care and is instructor and owner of Starlight Dance Studio. The bridegroom is a graduate of Buffalo State College and is an electronic technician with ICE Inc.
Cathy Lynn Swarts-Thompson and Christopher John Hoffman, broadcast engineers with WGRZ-TV, were married Saturday at 4 p.m. in the gazebo at Grand Island Holiday Inn, where a reception was given. The Rev. Paul E. Robinson of Trinity United Methodist Church, Grand Island, heard their vows.
Patricia L. Swarts of Niagara Falls is the mother of the bride. Evelyn M. Swarts of Grand Island is the bride's stepmother and her father is the late Donald E. Swarts. Richard and Shirley Hoffman of Snyder are the bridegroom's parents. The couple will be at home in Lockport after a cruise to Bermuda.
The bride is a graduate of Grand Island High School and Medaille College. The bridegroom was graduated from Amherst Central High School.