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The Rev. James R. Bastian of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Hamburg, performed the wedding ceremony for Airrica L. Staats and Robert S. Uhteg at noon Saturday in Assumption Church. A reception was given in Father Justin Council Knights of Columbus clubrooms. Danny M. and Sally A. Staats of Buffalo are parents of the bride and Robert L. and Patricia A. Uhteg of Cheektowaga are parents of the bridegroom. The bride is a collection representative of Creditors Interchange and the bridegroom, a graduate of Buffalo State College, is an operations representative of Chep USA. After a trip to the Florida Keys, they will live in Lancaster.

Merrill - Forbes
Deanna S. Merrill and Robert A. Forbes were united in marriage at 4 p.m. Saturday in Hearthstone Manor, preceding a reception. They exchanged nuptial vows before Kenmore Village Justice J. Mark Gruber. Marilyn R. Merrill of Town of Tonawanda and Kim A. Merrill of North Tonawanda are parents of the bride. The bridegroom's parents are June A. and Marshall A. Forbes of Orange City, Fla. The bride is food service manager and the bridegroom is executive chef in River Oaks Club House. She is a graduate of Kenmore West High School and he is a graduate of Grand Island High School. They will be at home in North Tonawanda after a trip to the Caribbean.

Guest - Sucharski
In Most Precious Blood Catholic Church, Angola, at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Catherine Guest became the bride of Thomas Sucharski during a ceremony performed by the Rev. Bernard U. Nowak. A reception was given in Bristol Manor. The bride is the daughter of Barbara and Brian Guest of Derby and the bridegroom is the son of Annette and Leo Sucharski of Cheektowaga. A graduate of Flagler College, St. Augustine, Fla., the bride is a revenue reporting input/support lead for Sodexho. The bridegroom is a graduate of Bishop Timon-St. Jude High School and is a service center manager at a Valvoline Instant Oil Change. They will be at home in Buffalo.

Mantione - Burton
A reception was given in the Niagara Club, Niagara Falls, after Jennifer Mantione and Philip Burton exchanged nuptial vows at 2 p.m. Saturday in Ascension Catholic Church, North Tonawanda. The Rev. Gary J. Szczepankiewicz performed the ceremony for the daughter of Anthony and Melissa Mantione of North Tonawanda and the son of Douglas and Bernadette Burton of Manchester. A Buffalo State College graduate, the bride is an area manager for Enterprise Rent-A-Car. The bridegroom is a graduate of Bowling Green State University and is an appraiser for GMAC Insurance. They will be at home in Cheektowaga after traveling to Hawaii.