Warren and Terry Behrens of Niskayuna announce the engagement of their daughter, Jody Eidens to Nick Kozey, son of Mike and Sue Kozey of Eastford, CT. Jody is the granddaughter of Mr. Louis Cioffi and the late Betty Cioffi. Nick is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Fellows of Woodstock, CT.
The future bride is a graduate of Scotia-Glenville High School and received her bachelor’s degree from Nazareth College, Rochester. She earned her master’s degree from the University at Albany. She teaches English as a second language in the Cohoes City School District.
Her fiance is a graduate of Woodstock Academy, Woodstock, CT., and received his
bachelor’s degree from Rens-selaer Polytechnic Institute. He is project manager for Xerox Litigation Services in Albany.
A May 2008 wedding is planned.
Linda and Chip Bowles of Schenectady announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Bowles, to Michael Lang, son of Faye Lang and the late Ray Lang of Saugerties.
The future bride is a graduate of SUNY Oneonta, where she received her bachelor’s degree in business. She is vice president of business development for Lang Media.
Her fiance received his associate degree in business administration from Ulster Community College. He is president/owner of Lang Media.
The couple were engaged on the top of Overlook Mountain in the Catskill Mountains. An October 2008 wedding is planned at the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, NY.
Camille and Audrey Patneaude of Rotterdam announce the engagement of their son David Patneaude to Lauren Gallo, daughter of Gary and Sally Gallo of Dennisport, Massachusetts.
David is a graduate of Schalmont High School and the Syracuse University School of Management, where he obtained a bachelor of science in marketing management. He is a project marketing manager at Newkirk Products in Guilderland.
His fiancee is a graduate of California State University, Northridge, where she obtained a bachelor of arts in liberal studies. She is an administrative assistant at the Ayco Company in Latham.
A September 2008 wedding is planned.
Kathleen Terrenzio and Mark Martin were married July 21, 2007 at St. Paul the Apostle Church in Schenectady, NY. Father Peter Pagones officiated. A reception followed at Mallozzi’s, Rotterdam.
The bride is the daughter of David and MaryLou Terrenzio of Niskayuna. The groom is the son of James and Elizabeth Martin of Niskayuna.
Maid of honor was Nicole Terrenzio. Bridesmaids were Karen Adams, Courtney Andrews, Colleen Clayton and Missy Knizek.
Best man was Rick Knizek. Ushers were Mike Lagasse, Brian Martin, Eric Martin and Robert Saxby.
The bride is a graduate of Niskayuna High School and Springfield College. She is a physical education teacher at South Colonie Schools, Albany.
Her husband is a graduate of Niskayuna High School and Manhattan College. He is a physical education teacher at Shenendehowa, Clifton Park.
Following a honeymoon trip to Bermuda, the couple reside in Niskayuna.
Two happy people who love one another! Nicole Marie Berthiaume, the daughter of John and Linda Berthiaume of Gloversville, was united in marriage to Daniel Peter Soper, the son of Ronald and Donna Soper of Sprakers. Surrounded by family and friends, the couple exchanged vows on September 22, 2007.
The bride was escorted by her father to “Rab’s Wedding”, played on the bagpipes by Graham Thompson and Victoria O’Connor.
The ceremony and reception took place at the Italian American Community Center in the Sala Grande Ballroom, Albany. Rev. Gregory DeSalvatore officiated.
The beautiful bride wore a “Natalina” gown from the Maggie Sottero Collection, purchased at the Country Bridal Shop in Cobleskill. The gown sparkled with Swarovski crystals, seed beads and pearls. Guests were accommodated at the Crest Hill Suites. The night was captured by photographer Barry Weinberg.
Erica Hime served as maid of honor and Ronald Soper (brother of the groom) served as best man. A reading from “The Prophet” by Kahlil Gibran was given by Tracie Soper (sister of the groom). Bridesmaids included Desiree Dennebaum (cousin of the bride), Kari Hough, Shannon Peryea, Randi-Lynne Boswell, Christina Blacutt, Tachana Prumo and Heather Briggs.
Groomsmen included John Berthiaume Jr. (brother of the bride), Ryan O’Neil, Ron Rickard, Eric Weaver, Jason Peryea, Jay Leonard, Chris Giglio and Michael Prumo.
Nicole is a 2002 graduate of Mayfield High School and is employed by the Triad Group in Troy as a senior claims adjuster. Daniel is a 1997 Fonda-Fultonville graduate and is employed by the Amsterdam Fire Department.
The newlyweds enjoyed their two week honeymoon in Aruba. The couple are now residing in Amsterdam and continues to search for the perfect home where they will raise their future children and live happily ever after.
William and Ellen Boice of Burnt Hills recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at the Ballston Lake home of their daughter, Mary Beth Relyea.
The party for family and friends was hosted by their four children, Mary Beth Relyea, Karen Lee Wilson of Scottsville, Brenda Zadrozny of Duanesburg, and William Boice Jr. of Berkeley, CA. The party was followed by a trip to Mexico.
The Boices were married Oct. 26, 1957, at St. John the Baptist Church, Schenectady. Ellen is a graduate of Burnt Hills Ballston Lake High School, and is a homemaker. She enjoys gardening and is a member of the Woman’s Club and the Burnt Hills Women’s Auxiliary.
William is a graduate of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School, and is a retired carpenter. He has 50 years of volunteer service with the Burnt Hills Fire Department.
They have seven grandchildren, Melissa and Shelby Zadrozny of Duanesburg; Justin and Eric Wilson of Scottsville., Ryan Fitzgerald, Rachell Relyea and Kara Relyea, of Ballston Lake.
Donald and Audrey Dill of St. Augustine, FL, formerly of Oregon Ave, Niskayuna, recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary at a surprise party at their home, hosted by their daughters and attended by family and friends.
Audrey is retired from retail sales. Don served in WWII. He is retired from GE after 43 years of service.
Their children are Janet Dill (John Zelinsky) of New Port Richey, FL and Cathy Navin (Dan) of St. Augustine, FL. They also have three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.