Mandi Griffen and Frederick J. Saddler II exchanged wedding vows on October 2, 2010 at the bride's home in Westfield. The ceremony was officiated by their pastor from Harvest Chapel Free Methodist Church of Fredonia, Brent Thompson.
The bride is the daughter of Leon and Bonnie LeBarron of Ruskin, Fla., and Paul and Dorothy Kranking of Bemus Point. The groom is the son of the late Frederick J. Saddler and the late John Tucker and Carol Tucker of Jamestown.
The bride was escorted by her two sons, Shad Griffen and Zachary Griffen, both of Champaigne, Ill. She wore a full-length antique ivory gown elegantly draped and pleated back with halter top embellished with chantilly lace and beads.
Mr. and Mrs. Frederick J. Saddler II
Chelsea Griffen, daughter of the bride, served as her mother's maid of honor. Christopher Saddler, son of the groom, was his father's best man.
Family from as far as Florida and Illinois came to witness the couple recite their own handwritten vows.
The bride is self-employed as an interior designer/general contractor for the greater Chautauqua County region. The groom works for the Keywell Company in Frewsburg and is the lead singer and bass guitarist in a band called "Planet Fred" ('60s, '70s and '80s music).
They will honeymoon this spring in Costa Rica.
They are living in Westfield and Bemus Point.