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EMILY BETH RALYEA

Emily Beth Ralyea and Timothy C. Park were married by the Rev. Ronald P. Sajdak at 4 p.m. Friday in St. Bernadette Catholic Church, Orchard Park. A reception was given in Kloc's Blossom Grove for the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Ralyea of Orchard Park and the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Park of Hamburg.

A substitute speech and language teacher at Monroe County Board of Cooperative Educational Services, the bride is a graduate of Nazareth College, where she is pursuing a master's degree in speech language pathology. The bridegroom attended Slippery Rock University and is employed by Dupra's Hardwoods. They are Hamburg Central High School graduates. After traveling to the Finger Lakes, they will live in Rochester.

Our Mother of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Blasdell, was the setting Friday at 3 p.m. for the marriage of Bonnie Jean Terwilliger and James Michael Rautenstrauch.

The Rev. Edward R. Czarnecki heard the vows of the daughter of Robert Terwilliger of Blasdell and Donna Terwilliger of Lackawanna and the son of Earl and Deborah Rautenstrauch of Blasdell. A reception was given in Lucarelli's Banquet Center before the couple left for Las Vegas, Nev. They will live in Blasdell.

A Lackawanna High School graduate, the bride is attending Hilbert College and is employed in a Wegmans Food Markets children's play center. The bridegroom, a graduate of Frontier Central High School, is a machine operator for Sorrento Lactalis.

The wedding of Tonya Hall and Christopher Gruttaria took place Friday at 4 p.m. in Randall Memorial Baptist Church, Amherst, where they exchanged vows before the Rev. Paul J. Decker.

A reception was given in Samuel's Grande Manor for the daughter of Gregory and Cindy Hall of Clarence Center and the son of Gary and Sandy Gruttaria of Clarence.

After a trip to Aruba, the couple will be at home in Williamsville.

A registered nurse in Children's Hospital, the bride is a graduate of University at Buffalo, which she is attending for a master's degree.

The bridegroom, a Buffalo State College graduate, is manager of a General Nutrition Center. They are Clarence Central High School alumni.

Amanda J. Tripi and Steven J. Velarde, employees of Hunt Real Estate Corp., were married Friday at 3:30 p.m. during an oceanside ceremony at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa, Nassau, where a reception was given.

Wendy M. Tripi of Clarence and the late Howard E. Tripi are parents of the bride. James J. and Kathleen M. Velarde of Shelby, N.C., formerly of Amherst, are parents of the bridegroom. The couple will travel in the Bahamas before making their home in Amherst.

A graduate of Nardin Academy and Niagara University, the bride is a corporate services manager. The bridegroom, a graphic designer and graphic services manager, is a graduate of Amherst Central High School and University at Buffalo.

The marriage ceremony for Jill Wnek and Robert DePerno, both of Charlotte, N.C., took place Friday at 6 p.m. in Kotecki's Grandview Grove, where a reception was given. West Seneca Marriage Office Kathleen Kotecki performed the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Alfred and Jacqueline Wnek of Lake View and the bridegroom is the son of Mary Bentz of Cheektowaga and Robert DePerno Sr. of Holland.

The newly married couple are traveling to Punta Cana.

The bride, a graduate of Cardinal O'Hara High School, attends Central Piedmont Community College, Matthews, N.C. The bridegroom, an auto body mechanic at Wilburn Auto Body in Charlotte, attended Cheektowaga Central High School.

The wedding of Amy K. Salvatore and Michael D. Wall took place Friday at 5 p.m. in the Wintergarden, Niagara Falls. They exchanged vows before the Rev. Gerard A. Fedell of Falls Wedding Chapel.

Benjamin C. Salvatore of Cape Coral, Fla., and Marilyn G. Penvose of Ransomville are the bride's parents. Judith P. Wall of Buffalo and Dennis P. Wall of Largo, Fla., are parents of the bridegroom. A reception was given in Days Inn at the Falls. The couple will be at home in Romulus after a trip to the Pocono Mountains.

The bride attended Lewiston-Porter Central High School and was graduated from Wilson Central High School. The bridegroom, a graduate of City Honors High School and Canisius College, is store manager of 84 Lumber, Auburn.

The Rev. James M. Monaco performed the marriage ceremony that united Susan Marie Murphy and Mark Henry McNess in marriage at 3 p.m. Friday in St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Tonawanda. A reception was given in Marygold Manor.

Theodore J. and Mary C. Murphy of Tonawanda are parents of the bride, and the bridegroom's parents are Henry J. and Sue A. McNess of Williamsville.

The bride, a graduate of Mount St. Mary Academy and Canisius College, is a free-lance videotape operator. The bridegroom, a graduate of Buffalo State College, is pursuing a master of business administration degree from Canisius. He is a business teacher in Silver Creek High School.

After traveling in Canada, they will be at home in Hamburg.

The marriage ceremony for Kathryn Mary Lafferty and Korry Todd Miller was performed by Monsignor J. Patrick Keleher, director of Catholic Campus Ministry for the University at Buffalo, at 4 p.m. Friday in St. Joseph University Catholic Church.

Parents of the bride are Raymond F. Lafferty of Cheektowaga and Mary L. Cone of Williamsville. Richard and Judith Miller of Hamburg are the bridegroom's parents. A reception was given in Romanello's South Restaurant. After traveling to Montego Bay, Jamaica, the couple will live in Orchard Park.

A graduate of Buffalo State College, the bride is a teacher in the Cheektowaga Central School District. The bridegroom, a graduate of UB, is a software engineer for Computer Task Group.

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