A reception was given in Fox Valley Club after the wedding of Debra L. Merlo and Christopher D. Porter at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Chapel on North Forest Road.
The Rev. Richard R. George heard their vows. The bride is the daughter of Joseph V. and Betty J. Merlo of North Tonawanda and the bridegroom is the son of Henry M. and Patricia A. Porter of Buffalo.
After traveling in Italy, the newly married couple will be at home in North Tonawanda.
The bride is a graduate of University at Buffalo and has a doctor of pharmacy degree from University of Kansas. She is a supervising pharmacist at a Tops Market.
The bridegroom, an attorney, was graduated from Cornell University and University at Buffalo Law School.