Sara J. Corsi and Edward D. Staley were united in marriage on June 16, 2012, during an outdoor ceremony at The Red House in Cassadaga. The groom is the son of Robert and Mollie Staley of Dunkirk. The bride is the daughter of Kirk and Sharon Corsi of Crown Point, Ind., formerly of Dunkirk.
Joined by family and friends, the ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Jan Cooke and accompanied by a live string duet, led by Brian Walnicki who performed a custom arrangement from the couple's favorite film score.
Sister of the bride Rita A. Corsi stood as maid of honor, with lifelong friends Nicole Beatty, Lucy Evans, Lindsey Farrell (cousin of the bride), Jocelyn Martin, Lindsay Orcutt and Julie Schroeder standing as bridesmaids.
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Donald Staley
David "Duper" Winchell Jr. stood as best man to the groom, with Michael Corsi (brother of the bride), and lifelong friends David DiPalma, Nick Fernandez, Nathan Karnes and David Tate standing as groomsmen.
Vella Andrea Evans stood as flower girl. The bride and groom's son, Caden, served as ring bearer. Also included in the ceremony were brother of the groom Jonathan Staley, the groom's mother, the bride's godparents MaryBeth Larson of Dunkirk and Steven Nikitas of Bowling Green, Ky., and her grandmothers Ruth Baldwin and Loretta Nikitas. The bride's father escorted her down the aisle.