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Marriage vows were exchanged by Michele Marie Balzer and Russell J. Paladino during a ceremony performed by the Rev. James N. Jerge at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Cheektowaga.

Kenneth W. and Diane L. Balzer of Lancaster are parents of the bride. The bridegroom's parents are Jerome and Rosalie Paladino, also of Cheektowaga.

A reception was given in Salvatore's Italian Gardens for the couple, who will be at home in Depew after a trip to Aruba.

A graduate of Maryvale High School, the bride is an executive administrator at PCB Piezotronics.

The bridegroom, a graduate of Depew High School and Erie Community College South Campus, is a barber in Jerry's Barber Shop, owned by his father.