The Rev. Donald Swanson and the Rev. Charles W. Hobbs performed the marriage ceremony for Mary E. Watkins and Douglas R. Tanski at 3 p.m. Saturday in St. Paul United Church of Christ, North Tonawanda.
Judith M. Watkins of Getzville and the late George Watkins are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Tanski of Amherst.
A reception was given in Banchetti by Rizzo's.
The couple will be at home in North Tonawanda after traveling to the Bahamas and Florida Keys.
The bride is a graduate of University at Buffalo and is attending Canisius College for a master's degree in counseling. The bridegroom was graduated from UB. They are Williamsville North High School alumni.
Hoefner - Klein
The Rev. Joseph Stieger of Clarence Church of Christ performed the marriage ceremony for Julie A. Hoefner and Christopher J. Klein at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Akron.
A reception for the couple was given in Sandy Beach Yacht Club.
Parents of the bride are Diane Hoefner of Akron and the late James Hoefner. The bridegroom is the son of James and Elizabeth Klein of Grand Island.
Employees of Perfect Fit Glove Co., Cheektowaga, the bride works in telesales and the bridegroom works in sales. She is graduate of Akron Central High School and he was graduated from Grand Island High School and Erie Community College.
They will be at home in Grand Island after a trip to Jamaica.
Kowalczyk - Iannicelli
Wedding vows were exchanged by Karen Ann Kowalczyk and Patrick Anthony Iannicelli at noon Saturday in Christ the King Chapel at Canisius College, from which the bridegroom was graduated.
The Rev. John J. Ryan of the college performed the ceremony for the daughter of Annette L. Kowalczyk of Cheektowaga and the late Jerome J. Kowalczyk and the son of Anthony J. and Kathleen A. Iannicelli of West Seneca.
A reception for the couple was given in the Quaker Room before they left for a Caribbean cruise. They will make their home in Cheektowaga.
Employed by Key Bank, the bride is a customer service representative and the bridegroom is a quality analyst. She is a graduate of Seneca Vocational High School.
Bimber - Renner
Tammie L. Bimber, who is a surgical transport aide at Millard Fillmore Hospital, and Kevin G. Renner, a heavy equipment operator for MFC Construction, were united in marriage at noon Saturday in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda.
The Rev. Richard A. Reina performed their wedding ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Floyd E. Bimber of Kenmmore and Katherine Denault of Johnstown, Pa.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Renner, parents of the bridegroom, are of Kenmore.
A reception was given in Holiday Inn, Grand Island.
After a trip to Florida, the newly married couple will be at home in Town of Tonawanda. They are graduates of Kenmore West High School.
Froman - Wyman
Jill Ann Froman, an X-ray technologist for MRI Associates of Buffalo at Erie County Medical Center, and Timothy B. Wyman, an embroiderer for New Era Cap Co., were married at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Elma.
The Rev. Daniel J. Palys heard their vows.
The bride is the daughter of Wilmer N. and Marjorie Froman of Lancaster. Parents of the bridegroom are Curtis Wyman of Blasdell and Mary Jo McLaughlin of Hamburg.
A reception was given in Kotecki's Grandview Grove for the couple who will be at home in Buffalo after a Caribbean cruise.
The bride is a graduate of Depew High School and Trocaire College. The bridegroom is a graduate of Frontier Central High School.
Braun - Vorwerk
The marriage ceremony for Renee J. Braun and Richard J. Vorwerk Jr. took place at noon Saturday in St. Barnabas Catholic Church, Depew. Monsignor Gerard L. Green heard their vows.
Parents of the bride are Dottie aned Guy Ziegler of Lancaster.
The bridegroom is the son of Elaine and Richard Vorwerk of Depew.
A reception was given in Loyal Order of Moose clubhouse, Lancaster, before the couple left for Jamaica. They will be at home in Depew.
The bride is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School and Continental School of Beauty and is a home care aide.
The bridegroom, a Maryvale High School graduate, is manager of Transit Inn, which is owned by his parents.
Boffey - Bradley Army Pvt. Keith Patrick Bradley and his bride, Michelle Lynn Boffey, will travel to Paris, France, before making their home in Schweinfurt, Germany, where he is stationed as a communications specialist. They were married at 1 p.m. Saturday by Monsignor W. Jerome Sullivan in St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church, Hamburg.
David and Mary Boffey of Hamburg are parents of the bride and the bridegroom's parents are Audrey and Lynn Bartkowiak of Buffalo.
The bride is a graduate of Frontier Central High School and will be attending college in Schweinfurt. She has been a teacher aide in Kindercare Day Care. The bridegroom is a graduate of Burgard Vocational High School and attended Erie Community College South Campus.
Sabatino - Ricci
Canisius College graduates Angela Lynn Sabatino and James Michael Ricci exchanged wedding vows at 2 p.m. Saturday in Christ the King Chapel at Canisius College. The Rev. James C. O'Connor of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Williamsville, performed the marriage ceremony.
A reception was given in Queen's Landing Inn, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., before the couple left for Costa Rica. They will be at home in Williamsville.
Edmund J. and Connie L. Sabatino of Lancaster are the bride's parents. The bridegroom is the son of Elizabeth Ricci of Binghamton and the late Basil Ricci.
The bride is account manger-Microsoft for ClientLogic Corp. and the bridegroom is a commercial lines underwriter for LoVullo Associates.