Performing the marriage ceremony for Lisa M. Kocher and James R. Wilkinson Saturday at 2 p.m. in Kenmore Presbyterian Church were the Rev. Howard Boswell Jr. and the bridegroom's brother, John Wilkinson, a youth pastor at Calvary Baptist Church, Bethlehem, Pa. A reception was given in Buffalo Launch Club.
Lawrence H. and Judith M. Kocher of Amherst are parents of the bride. The bridegroom is the son of Charles W. and Joan Wilkinson of West Chester, Pa. After a trip to Antigua, the couple will be at home in Elmwood Park, N.J.
A graduate of University at Buffalo, the bride has a master's degree in environmental engineering from UB and is a project engineer with SCS Engineers, West Nyack.
The bridegroom attended East Stroudsburg University and is a high account representative of Shareholders Communications Corp., Manhattan, and is owner of JRW Productions.
Parkside Lutheran Church was the setting Saturday at 2 p.m. when Hilary L. McCarthy exchanged marriage vows with Mark T. Crosier.
The bride is the daughter and stepdaughter of Karen and Edward Baumgardner of Friendship and daughter of Daniel McCarthy of Town of Tonawanda. Parents of the bridegroom are Thomas and Linda Crosier of Snyder.
A reception was given in Holiday Inn, Grand Island, before the couple left for Oahu, Hawaii.
They will be at home in Cheektowaga.
A customer service representative of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Western New York, the bride is a graduate of Friendship Central High School and Alfred State College of Technology. She attends New York Institute of Massage. The bridegroom is an Amherst Central High School graduate and is a parts department employee of Monroe Tractor. He is a volunteer in Snyder Fire Department.
Melanie L. Barnas and Jason T. Simmons, Syracuse University graduates, were married Saturday at 2 p.m. in St. Christopher Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda.
Monsignor Francis G. Weldgen performed the ceremony for the daughter of William I. and Josephine A. Barnas of North Tonawanda and the son of Allan H. and Linda E. Simmons of Town of Tonawanda. A reception was given in Samuel's Grande Manor.
A graduate of Buffalo Academy of the Sacred Heart, the bride is an anchor and reporter for WIBW-TV in Topeka, Kans.
She is former Lewiston Peach Queen, Miss Niagara County Fair and Miss Kenmore Days.
The bridegroom, a graduate of St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute, where he was a tri-athlete, is an architect with Bell/Knot & Associates in Kansas City, Mo. He played baseball with Syracuse U.
They will be at home in Lawrence, Kans.
Kerry Marie Klein, daughter of Gerald E. and Mary Patricia Klein of Williamsville, was married to William Bernhardt Zuccareno at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Teresa Catholic Church, Hyde Park, Vt.
The Rev. Daniel Jordan performed the ceremony for the bride and the son of Susan Schier Marchioni of Lyme, N.H., and Louis Zuccarino of Weeki Wachi, Fla. A reception was given in Edson Hill Manor, Stowe, Vt. The couple will be at home in Burlington, Vt., after a trip to Hawaii.
Account manager for Harwood Moses Chambers Advertising, Stowe, the bride is a graduate of St. Mary High School and St. Bonaventure University. The bridegroom is a graduate of Hanover (N.H.) High School and University of Puget Sound and has a master's degree in East Asian studies from George Washington University. He is international program manager for Institute for Financial Services, Champlain College.