Performing the marriage ceremony for Jill Melissa Dawley and Ryan Christopher Licata at noon Saturday in Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Orchard Park, were the bridegroom's father, Deacon Thomas C. Licata, Monsignor Paul J.E. Burkhard and the Rev. Joseph C. Gatto, director of John Paul II Residence and diocesan office of worship.
Parents of the bride are Linda L. Tarbrake of North Tonawanda and Matthew R. McLean of Cheektowaga. The bridegroom's father and mother, Joyce Licata, are of Clarence. A reception was given in Fanny's restaurant. The couple will travel to Los Angeles, Calif., and Las Vegas, Nev., and will live in Clarence.
A legal assistant with Dixon & Hamilton, the bride is a graduate of North Tonawanda High School and attended Erie Community College North Campus. The bridegroom, an Amherst Central High School graduate, is a freight broker at Fetch Logistics.