Jill Y. Pierce and Robert W. McKinnon exchanged wedding vows during a ceremony Saturday at 1:15 p.m. in St. Pius X Catholic Church, Getzville.
Monsignor George Yiengst performed the ceremony for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F. Leo Pierce of Williamsville and the son of the late Donna McKinnon. A reception was given in Fanny's restaurant. After traveling to Jamaica, the newly married couple will make their home in Williamsville.
The bride is employed in the skilled nursing unit at Canterbury Woods. The bridegroom is a graduate of Clarkson University and is a vice president and financial adviser with HSBC Bank USA.
Nuptial vows exchanged by Maria A. Miller and Jeffrey D. Colantonio at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Barnabas Catholic Church, Depew, were heard by Monsignor John W. Madsen.
Parents of the bride are Joseph D. and Shirley J. Miller of Depew. The bridegroom is the son Shirley Gold of Depew and David Kiszak of Sarasota, Fla. A reception was given in LaGalleria Restaurant. After returning from the Bahamas, the couple will reside in Cheektowaga.
An Erie Community College graduate, the bride is a customer service representative of Upstate Farms Cooperative. The bridegroom, a Medaille College graduate, is a buyer at Tops Markets headquarters.
The Rev. Terry Robertson of Amherst Baptist Church performed the marriage ceremony that united Nikki Marie Zurek and Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Steven Francis Carver in marriage Saturday at 4 p.m. in Whitehaven Road Baptist Church, Grand Island. A reception was given in Banchetti's by Rizzo.
Frank W. and Harriet Zurek of Tonawanda are parents of the bride and the bridegroom's parents are John and Mary Ellen Carver of Kenmore.
The bride is a graduate of Tonawanda High School. The bridegroom, a graduate of Kenmore West High School, is stationed in Silverdale, Wash. They will make their home in Washington state.
The wedding of Patricia A. Antholzner and Steven D. Jachimiak took place at 3 p.m. Saturday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Holland.
Their nuptial vows were exchanged before the Rev. Dennis A. Fronczak.
Richard and Ann Antholzner of Holland are the bride's parents. The bridegroom's parents are Daniel and Carol Jachimiak of Depew. A reception was given in Creekside Banquet & Picnic Grove.
The bride is a project administrator for Gypsum Systems. The bridegroom is a sales representative of Robert James Sales.
They will be at home in Holland after taking a trip to Paradise Island in the Bahamas.
West Seneca West High School graduates Julianne Zurowski and David Belsito were united in marriage Saturday in St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Orchard Park.
Their vows were heard by Monsignor William J. Gallagher.
Carla and John Zurowski of West Seneca are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of Marilyn Maly of Buffalo and Sam Belsito of Cheektowaga. A reception was given in McKinley Park Inn for the couple, who will live in Lockport after taking a Caribbean cruise.
The bride also is a graduate of Canisius College. The bridegroom is employed by Sahlem's Roofing and Siding.
Melissa Anne Krawczyk, a graduate of Daemen College, and Adam George Schmidt, a Canisius College graduate, exchanged marriage vows before Monsignor Francis G. Weldgen at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Christopher Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda.
The bride is the daughter of Walter R. and Patricia A. Krawczyk of Amherst.
Parents of the bridegroom are Neal G. and Beth J. Schmidt of Town of Tonawanda.
A reception was given for the newly married couple in Classics Banquet Center.
After taking a trip to St. Lucia, the couple will be at home in Kenmore.
The bridegroom is an accountant with Sodhexo Marriott.
Monica Jane Sams became the bride of Timothy John Graffam at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in Randall Memorial Baptist Church, Williamsville.
The Rev. Dr. Alan Graffam, father of the bridegroom, and the Rev. Paul J. Decker performed the ceremony.
James A. Sams and Melissa L. Sams, both of Williamsville. are the bride's parents. Dr. and Mrs. Graffam, the bridegroom's parents, also are of Williamsville. A reception was given in the church fellowship hall.
The bride and bridegroom are graduates of Houghton College. They will make their home in Amherst after traveling to the Bahamas.
The wedding of Tracy M. North and William P. Waszkielewicz took place Saturday at 2 p.m. in St. Ambrose Catholic Church.
Monsignor William G. Stanton performed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Barbara L. and George A. North of Buffalo. The bridegroom is the son of Ronald and Rebecca Waszkielewicz, also of Buffalo.
A reception was given in Cazenovia Park Inn.
A Trocaire College graduate, the bride is a teacher with Edukids.
The bridegroom is a graduate of Erie Community College South Campus and New York State Police Academy.
He is a trooper in the New York State Police.