Jessica Henry and Eric Bens of Westfield were united in marriage on Aug. 25, 2012, at Gerry United Methodist Church. At the ceremony, the Rev. Rick LaDue officiated and Melissa Beichner served as pianist.
The bride is the daughter of Christine and William Bunn of Auburn. The groom is the son of Philip and Laurie Bens of Gerry.
The bride wore an A-line, champagne-colored, all lace gown. Serving as maid of honor was Victoria Norling, with Caitlin Shea and Katie Walker as bridesmaids. Serving as best man was Michael Johnson, with Stephen Conti and Nathan Cobb as ushers. Ashley Bens was mistress of ceremonies.
Mr. and Mrs. Eric (Jessica) Bens
The bride is a 2006 graduate of Moravia High School. She earned her bachelor's degree in social work from SUNY Fredonia in 2010 and her master's degree in social work from the University at Albany in 2011. She is employed as the director of social services at Absolut Care of Westfield.
The groom is a 2003 graduate of Cassadaga Valley High School. He earned his bachelor's degree from SUNY Fredonia and his master's degree from Western Carolina University. He is employed as a human resource specialist at TitanX Engine Cooling.
The couple honeymooned in Chicago, Ill. They reside in Westfield.