Rita M. Schiesel exchanged marriage vows with Eric J. Silverman during a ceremony Saturday at 3 p.m. in Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst.
A reception was given in Hearthstone Manor before the couple left for the Florida Keys. They will make their home in Buffalo.
William and Mary Anne Schiesel of Orchard Park are parents of the bride, a graduate of Buffalo State College who is a social worker with People Inc.
The bridegroom is the son of Carol Silverman of Kenmore and son and stepson of Jerry and Beryl Silverman of Toronto, Ont. He was graduated from University at Buffalo, where he earned a master's degree in education, and is a classroom instructor at O'Days School of Driving.