The Rev. Dennis Lee of Hope Well Baptist Church heard the wedding vows of Petrina Diashell Hill, daughter of Frederick and Johnnie Mae Hill of Buffalo, and Michael Edward Bursie Jr., son of Linda Williams and Michael E. Bursie Sr., both of Buffalo, at 3 p.m. Saturday in Mount Moriah Baptist Church. A reception was given in Hearthstone Manor. The couple will live in Buffalo after a trip to Panama City Beach, Fla.
An accountant with Sodexho-Marriott Services Inc., the bride is a graduate of Villa Maria Academy and DeVry Institute of Technology, Columbus, Ohio. The bridegroom, a Turner-Carroll High School alumnus, attended Erie Community College and the DeVry Institute in Atlanta, Ga. He is employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.
Rita L. Buttino and Shea T. Gallagher of Cheektowaga were married Saturday at 2 p.m. in St. Mark Episcopal Church, Orchard Park. The Rev. Charles W. Whitmore heard the vows of the daughter of Pasquale and Dorothy Buttino of West Seneca and the son of Margie McCarren Gallagher of Kinnelon, N.J., and Gerald Gallagher of Alameda, Calif. A reception was given in Michael's Banquet Facility. After a trip to Cancun, Mexico, the couple will live in West Seneca.
The bride, a graduate of University at Buffalo, is employed by Heritage Centers. An alumnus of Fredonia State College, the bridegroom has a master of business administration degree from State University at Binghamton and is employed by Cooper Turbocompressor Inc.
The Rev. Joseph Benicewicz, principal of St. Francis High School, performed the marriage ceremony for Melissa A. Grosso and Joseph D. Marguccio at 4 p.m. Saturday in St. Anthony Catholic Church, Lackawanna.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald J. Grosso of Lackawanna are parents of the bride, who teaches Spanish in the high school, and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph N. Marguccio of Town of Tonawanda are parents of the bridegroom, the school's football coach.
The bride is a graduate of Buffalo State College and has a master's degree in education from Canisius College.
The bridegroom is a Bryant & Stratton graduate. A reception was given in Sheraton Hotel Buffalo.
The couple will live in Orchard Park after traveling to Montreal and Quebec City, Quebec.
To be at home in Corfu are John David Conti and his bride, Susan Joanne Orr, New York State Thruway Authority employees. They were married at 5 p.m. Saturday in Williamsville Meeting House by Williamsville Village Justice Victoria L. D'Angelo. Joanne D. Orr of Depew and the late Norman W. Orr Jr. are parents of the bride and Diane I. Conti of Town of Tonawanda and the late John A. Conti are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Little White House Restaurant. The couple, who attended University at Buffalo, left for Orlando, Fla. The bride, a Depew High School alumna, attended Rochester Institute of Technology and is a toll plaza manager. The bridegroom, a toll collector, is an alumnus of Kenmore West High School.