Performing the marriage ceremony for Gretchen Mary Downing and Rodrick Stuart Cappiello at 4:30 p.m. Friday in St. Louis Catholic Church were the bride's cousins, Monsignor James N. Connelly and Monsignor John J. Conniff, and the Rev. Paul R. Bossi of Blessed Sacrament Church.
A reception was given in Country Club of Buffalo for the daughter of Franklin and Dolores Downing of Orchard Park and the son of Richard and Carol Cappiello of Ossining.
The newly married couple will be at home in Manhattan after traveling to Hawaii.
The bride, a graduate of the Buffalo Seminary and Washington University, is attending New York University for an executive master of business administration degree and is a senior bank examiner for Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
A graduate of Providence College, the bridegroom is enterprise account manager for American Power Conversion, New York City.