The wedding of Corina Jane Franclemont, daughter of Gerald and Kathy Franclemont of Williamsville, and Shawn Michael Zankl, son of the Rev. Lynn and Patricia Zankl of Depew, took place at 4:30 p.m. Friday in Williamsville United Methodist Church. The bridegroom's father performed the ceremony. A reception for the couple was given in Salvatore's Italian Gardens. The bride is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School and Buffalo State College and is assistant office manager of Kulback's Construction Inc. A graduate of Depew High School and Erie Community College North Campus, the bridegroom is a deputy in the Erie County Sheriff's Department. They will be at home in Williamsville after a trip to St. Lucia.
Martino - Dabbeekah
At 3:30 p.m. Friday in the Chapel on North Forest Road, Cara Ann Martino exchanged marriage vows with Jeremy Thomas Shafik Dabbeekah before the Rev. Deone W. Drake, preceding a reception in Sheraton Four Points Hotel. Parents of the bride are Jayme and David Hotchkiss of Buffalo. The bridegroom is the son of Madeleine Dabbeekah of Phoenixville, Pa., and the late Bassum Dabbeekah. A Grand Island High School graduate, the bride is a dietary aide in Sheridan Manor Nursing Home. The bridegroom, a University of Rochester graduate, is pursuing a doctorate in biochemistry in Roswell Park Cancer Institute Graduate Division of University at Buffalo. They will live in Town of Tonawanda after a trip to Hawaii.
Blaha - Wenner
A reception was given in Buffalo Launch Club after the wedding of Karen Blaha and John Wenner at 5 p.m. Friday in St. Stephen Catholic Church, Grand Island. The Rev. Paul M. Nogaro performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of John and Carol Blaha of Grand Island and the bridegroom is the son of George and Janet Wenner of East Aurora. The bride is a graduate of Buffalo State College and is product manager for Medco Supply Co. The bridegroom is a graduate of Erie Community College and is a roofer and tinsmith with New York State Historic Preservation, Niagara Falls. He is a member of Grand Island Fire Company. The couple will be at home in Grand Island after taking a Caribbean cruise.
Janczak - Young
The marriage ceremony for Tracey A. Janczak and David K. Young was performed by Cheektowaga Town Justice Ronald E. Kmiotek at 6 p.m. Friday in Kloc's Blossom Grove, where a reception was given. The bride is the daughter of George and Theresa Janczak of Cheektowaga. Parents of the bridegroom are Rosemary Young of West Seneca and Barry Young of Tonawanda. A secretary with M&T Bank, the bride is a graduate of Maryvale High School and Erie Community College. The bridegroom is a graduate of Tonawanda High School and University at Buffalo and is regional account manager of Benson's Surgical Supply Co. After a trip to the Pocono Mountains, the newly married couple will be at home in North Tonawanda.
Meier - Moore
Melissa Meier and Aaron Moore were united in marriage by Monsignor Francis G. Weldgen at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Christopher Catholic Church, Town of Tonawanda. A reception was given in Classics Banquet Center. The bride the daughter of James and Monica Meier of Amherst and the bridegroom is the son of William and Linda Moore of Niagara Falls. A graduate of Sweet Home High School and Buffalo State College, the bride is a sales employee of AccuMed Technologies Inc. The bridegroom, a graduate of Niagara Wheatfield High School, attended D'Youville and Niagara County Community colleges. He is employed by Western New York Developmental Disabilities Service Office in Lockport. They are traveling to St. Lucia.
Lojacono - Frawley
At 1 p.m. Saturday in St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Margaux Lojacono and Patrick Frawley were married by the Rev. Harry E. Winter. A reception was given in Antonio's Restaurant, Niagara Falls, for the daughter of Robert and Adele Lojacono of Niagara Falls and the son of Gerald and Rosalie Frawley of Amherst. A physical therapist in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, the bride is a graduate of Sweet Home High School and Ithaca College with a master's degree. She is attending Daemen College for a doctorate. The bridegroom, an Army reservist, is a graduate of Williamsville North High School and University at Buffalo and is customer service director of Controlled Environment Co. After a trip to Hawaii, they will live in Buffalo.
Wagner - Soto
A reception was given in Grand Hotel Niagara, Niagara Falls, for Christine Ann Wagner and Raymon Soto Jr., who exchanged marriage vows before the Rev. David Buetel at 2 p.m. Saturday in Redeemer Lutheran Church, North Tonawanda. The bride is the daughter of Bernadette Ford of North Tonawanda and Carl Wagner of Niagara Falls. Parents of the bridegroom are Joyce Roszmann of Middleport and Raymon and Diane Soto of Getzville. The bride, a graduate of Buffalo State College, is an interior designer with Cannon Design. An electrician employed by Gordon and Zoerb, the bridegroom is a graduate of Niagara County Community College. After a trip to San Diego, Calif., they will be at home in Town of Niagara.
Strell - Filighera
A reception was given in Brierwood Country Club after Karen M. Strell exchanged marriage vows with Russell P. Filighera at 2 p.m. Saturday in St. Joseph Cathedral. Monsignor James F. Campbell performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Marie Strell of Williamsville and the bridegroom is the son of Robert and Diana Filighera of Hamburg. A graduate of Nardin Academy and Case Western Reserve University, the bride is a management program specialist with U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement. The bridegroom is a graduate of Frontier Central High School and Brockport State College and is a supervisor with Internal Revenue Service. They will be at home in Hamburg after a trip to Curacao.