Couples announcements February 15, 2012



Wendth and Mesmer

Edward and Donna Mesmer, Buffalo, NY are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter, Allison Jean Mesmer to Lt. Andrew Joseph Wendth, USN, son of A. Joseph and Julie Wendth, Slingerlands, NY. The bride attended Holy Angels H.S. and graduated from Canisius College in 2008. She is employed as a Sales Representative for a major Pharmaceutical company in the Virginia Beach area. The groom attended Bethlehem Central H.S. and graduated from the University of Rochester in 2006. Lt. Wendth received his wings of gold at NAS Corpus Christi, Texas in October 2009. Currently employed by the United States Navy, Norfolk, VA. Lt Wendth is a Naval Aviator, VAW-123 Screwtops attached to the carrier U.S.S. Enterprise. The wedding took place on November 19, 2011 in St. Louis Church, Buffalo, NY. It was officiated by Fr. John Mattimore. Jessica Edwards, friend of the bride, served as Maid of Honor. Bridesmaids; Lauren Wendth, sister of the groom, Leah Lombardo, friend of the bride and Amanda Maggiotto, friend of the bride. Sam Minassian, friend of the groom, served as Best Man. Groomsmen; Brian Wendth, cousin of the groom, Kevin Wendth, cousin of the groom and Steve Mesmer, brother of the bride. The reception took place at Westwood Country Club, Williamsville, NY. The couple will honeymoon in Hawaii after completion of Lt. Wendth's second deployment. They will reside in Virginia Beach, VA.