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Maria Coppola and Jeffrey Papia were married at 2 p.m. on July 6 in St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, Amherst. Guests gathered for a reception at the Millennium Hotel. Father Joseph Gatto and Father Francis Lombardo of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church heard the couple’s vows. The bride’s parents are Peter and Maureen Coppola of Williamsville. The bridegroom’s parents are Russell and Cathy Papia of Williamsville. The bride is a graduate of Holy Angels Academy. She earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from SUNY Buffalo State. She is a head teller at Evans Bank. The groom is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute. He earned a bachelor’s degree from College of the Holy Cross and also earned a master’s degree in theological studies from Boston College. Jeffrey is a religion teacher at St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute. After a trip to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the couple is making their home in Tonawanda.