St. Lucia is the destination of Jason A. Mackiewicz and his bride, Connie L. Lefko, who will be at home in Amherst. The Rev. James N. Jerge performed their marriage ceremony at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Trinity Old Lutheran Church, Amherst. A reception was given in Classics Banquet Center. Parents of the bride are Ronald and Tracy Lefko of Kenmore and Debbie and Philip Edwards of Amherst. The bridegroom is the son of Molly and Edmund Mackiewicz Jr. of Cheektowaga. A University at Buffalo graduate, the bride is a legal assistant in the law office of Norman Mattar. The bridegroom is employed by National Action Financial Services and is attending Buffalo State College.
Dispenza - Weber
A reception was given in the Mansion on Delaware Avenue for Maria A. Dispenza and Jason J. Weber after their wedding at 4 p.m. Saturday in Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo. The Rev. Joel Miller heard their exchange of nuptial vows. The bride is the daughter of AnnMarie Dispenza of Hamburg and the late Angelo Dispenza and the bridegroom is the son of Daniel and Luanne Weber of Warsaw. A graduate of Continental School of Beauty Culture, the bride is a hair stylist in Patrick Joseph Salon. The bridegroom is a graduate of Canisius College and is sales manager of Big Bear Inc. The newly married couple will be at home in Hamburg after traveling to the Mayan Riviera, Mexico.
Renna - Kraft
Melanie A. Renna and Erik H. Kraft were married at 6 p.m. Friday in Lucarelli's Banquet Center, preceding a reception. The Rev. Daniel McBride, a Methodist minister, performed the ceremony for the daughter of John and Barbara A. Renna of Cheektowaga and the son of Richard C. Kraft of Bemus Point and Judy E. Kraft of Celeron. The bride, a substitute teacher in Chautauqua County School Districts, is a graduate of Maryvale High School and Buffalo State College. The bridegroom is a graduate of Maple Grove High School, Bemus Point, and Buffalo State. He is attending Chautauqua County Sheriff's Academy. After traveling to Aruba, they will be at home in Bemus Point.
Schifla - Gaston
Carol Marie Schifla and Karl William Gaston, will be married at 6 p.m. Monday in the Little White Wedding Chapel, Las Vegas, Nev. The couple will be honored at a reception Nov. 13 in Ripa's Restaurant. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Schifla of Lancaster and the bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. William Gaston of East Aurora. The bride is a billing associate with Parkside Management Services and the bridegroom is an information technology manager for C*Insight. The bride is a graduate of Lancaster Central High School and the bridegroom is a graduate of Iroquois Central High School. They attended Brockport State College.