Faith Presbyterian Church, Kenmore, was the setting at 3:30 p.m. Saturday for the wedding of Brandy Jane Bourbar and Mark Daniel Wiech. The Rev. Joyce E. Sirianni heard their vows. A reception was given in Father Justin Council Knights of Columbus clubrooms. Parents of the bride are MaryJane Bourbar of Grand Island, the late Robert V. Bourbar and the late George J. Lodick Jr. The bridegroom is the son of Linde L. Gohn of East Aurora and Paul R. Wiech of Orchard Park. A self-employed massage therapist, the bride is a graduate of Cardinal O'Hara High School and New York Institute of Massage Therapy. The bridegroom, a graduate of Depew High School and University at Buffalo with a master's degree, is band director in the middle and high schools of Holland Central Schools. They will be at home in Cheektowaga after a trip to Aruba.
Jennifer Marie Blasiak, a first-grade teacher in Benjamin Franklin Elementary School, Town of Tonawanda, and Brett Edward Joseph Besancon, a physical education teacher in Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School, Town of Tonawanda, were married at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda. The Rev. Richard A. Reina performed the wedding ceremony for the daughter of Donald and Anita Blasiak and the son of Patricia Besancon, all of Town of Tonawanda. A reception was given in the Niagara Club before the newly married couple left for Hawaii. They will be at home in Town of Tonawanda. A graduate of Geneseo State College, the bride received a master's degree in elementary education from Buffalo State College. The bridegroom is a graduate of Canisius College where he received a master's degree in general education.
A reception was given in Fox Valley Club for Scott M. Simard and his bride, Mindy M. Miranda, after they were united in marriage at 5 p.m. Friday in Christ the King Catholic Church, Snyder. The Rev. Roy T. Herberger of SS. Columba and Brigid Church performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Nancy J. and Michael V. Miranda Jr. of Amherst and the bridegroom is the son of Nancy J. Woodrich of Williamsville and the late Timothy P. Simard. An English teacher in Williamsville School District, the bride is a graduate of Amherst Central High School and Brockport State College and received a master's degree in English education from University at Buffalo. The bridegroom, a project manager with Choice One Online, is a graduate of Williamsville North High School and UB. They will travel to Aruba and will be at home in Amherst.
Fourteen Holy Helpers Catholic Church, West Seneca, was the setting at 2 p.m. Saturday when Amy B. Higgins exchanged wedding vows with Gary J. Krupski. The Rev. Daniel J. Palys of St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Elma, performed the ceremony. A reception was given in Kiebzak's Beginnings. Parents of the bride are Lenora and Alan Haisley of Depew. The bridegroom is the son of Veronica Krupski and Gary Krupski, both of Cheektowaga. A loss prevention agent for Old Navy, Cheektowaga, the bride is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School and Buffalo State College. The bridegroom, a graduate of West Seneca East High School, attends Erie Community College and is a bar manager for Razzberri's Bar & Grill and a painter for Painting Krew. He served in the Navy. The newly married couple will be at home in Elma after a trip to the Bahamas.