Mr. and Mrs. Christopher McDonald
Katelin Elizabeth Adamczak and Christopher Michael McDonald were united in marriage in a double ring ceremony Aug. 12, 2017 at 2 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church in Dunkirk. The ceremony was officiated by Reverend Helen Sam and Reverend Yvonne Fancher of St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church.
The bride is the daughter of William and Wende Adamczak of Dunkirk.
The groom is the son of Robert McDonald and Suzanne Leven of Wayland, New York.
The bride was escorted by her father. Lucy Hurley of Fredonia was the organist.
The bride chose a traditional bridal gown of white organza over satin designed with a strapless sweetheart neckline, corset back and empire waistline encrusted with crystals and rhinestones above an A-line skirt adorned with silk venise lace cascading to a chapel length train.
Her tiara of rhinestones and crystals along with her single tier fingertip veil of bridal illusion edged with pearls, crystals and bugle beads completed her ensemble.
Her bouquet was fashioned of a cascade of white hydrangeas tinted ice blue with white stephanotis with yellow pearls in the center, and two yellow Oriental lilies.
Her attendants carried hand-tied bouquets of white hydrangeas tinted ice blue with yellow Gerbera daisies.
The bride chose her friend Carol Gilbert of Amarillo, Texas as her honor attendant. Her bridesmaids included her friend Makayla Johnson of Raleigh, North Carolina, her cousin Christine Manning of Green Acres, Florida and her friend Alyson French of Livonia, New York. Her attendants all wore long canary yellow dresses, each choosing a different style. The groom’s niece, Ava Rose Thorp of Wayland, served as flower girl.
The groom chose his friend James P. Ambrose Jr. of Brewerton, New York as his best man. Groomsmen included his friends Adam French of Livonia and Timothy Bailey of Arkport, New York and his cousin Daniel Leven of Lewiston, New York.
A reception was held at the Clarion Hotel Marina and Conference Center on Lake Shore Drive East in Dunkirk.
The bride is a graduate of Genesee Community College and Alfred State College. She works for the Livonia Central School District.
The groom is a graduate of Genesee Community College and Alfred State College. He is systems administrator for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester.
The couple honeymooned at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Mr. and Mrs. McDonald reside in Livonia.