The wedding of Beth Ann Cooley and Walter Steven Stankowski took place at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, West Seneca. They exchanged nuptial vows before the Rev. John R. Klatt.
A reception was given in the Quaker Room, Orchard Park. The couple will travel to Antigua and will be at home in West Seneca.
Craig A. and Alice A. Cooley of West Seneca are parents of the bride. The bridegroom is the son of the late Walter V. Stankowski and the late Karen E. Stankowski.
The bride is a financial analyst for M&T Bank. A graduate of Villa Maria Academy and Daemen College, she is attending Medaille College for a master's degree in business administration. The bridegroom is a licensed practical nurse in Buffalo Veterans Affairs Medical Center and is a graduate of Lackawanna High School and Erie 1 Board of Cooperative Educational Services.
Folckemer - Adkins
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Clarence Center, was the setting at 3 p.m. Saturday when Jennifer Lynn Folckemer, a pediatric registered nurse in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa., exchanged nuptial vows with Jason E. Adkins, a metal fabricator with General Motors' Metal Fabrication Division, West Mifflin, Pa. The Rev. Randy P. Milleville performed the ceremony.
A reception was given in Salvatore's Italian Gardens. The couple will travel from San Diego to San Francisco, Calif., and will live in Pittsburgh.
April and Hal Folckemer Jr. of Clarence Center are parents of the bride. The bridegroom is the son of David Adkins of Frankfort, Ohio, and Leslie Adkins of Hilliard, Ohio.
The bride is a graduate of Clarence Central High School and University at Buffalo. The bridegroom, a graduate of Westland High School, Columbus, Ohio, has an associate's degree from Columbus State University.
Oswald - Nogaro
The Rev. Paul M. Nogaro of St. Stephen Catholic Church, Grand Island, performed the marriage ceremony for Jillian Kristen Oswald and his nephew, Christopher Nogaro, at 2 p.m. Saturday in Christ the King Chapel at Canisius College, preceding a reception in Salvatore's Italian Gardens.
Parents of the bride are Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Oswald Jr. of Town of Tonawanda and Rosalyn Bearss of Kenmore. Parents of the bridegroom are Noreen and Salvatore Mallia of Orchard Park and Lake Mary, Fla., and Nicholas Nogaro Jr. of Cheektowaga.
The bride, an English teacher and swim coach in Cheektowaga Central School District, is a graduate of Buffalo State College where she is completing a master's degree in secondary English education. The bridegroom is a graduate of Canisius College, which he is attending for a master's degree in education. He teaches Spanish and reading in Charter School for Applied Technologies.
Zebraski - Baranick
A reception was given in Shorewood Country Club, Dunkirk, for Molly Ann Zebraski and Christopher Thomas Baranick after their wedding at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Fredonia. The Rev. Charles J. Zadora heard their vows.
The bride is the daughter of Herman and Janet Zebraski of Dunkirk and the bridegroom is the son of Thomas and Susan Baranick of Lancaster.
The couple will be at home in Cranberry Township, Pa. They are employed by U.S. Investigations Services, the bride as an employee relations specialist and the bridegroom as a tax accountant. She is a graduate of Dunkirk High School and Binghamton University and has a master's degree in higher education administration from Buffalo State College. A certified public accountant, the bridegroom is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School and University at Buffalo and is pursuing a master's degree in taxation from Duquesne University.