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Melissa Stagner and Bernie Switzer were married at 2 p.m. Oct. 5 in Trinity Episcopal Church. Guests gathered for a reception at Marquis de Lafayette. The Rev. Jonathan Lawrence, associate professor of religious studies and theology at Canisius College, heard the couple’s vows. The bride’s parents are Louis and Cathy Stagner of West Valley. The bridegroom’s parents are Dennis and Inez Switzer of West Seneca. The bride is a graduate of Cheektowaga Central High School. She earned an associate degree in applied science from Erie Community College. The bride is an account executive at Buffalo Business First. The groom is a graduate of St. Francis High School in Athol Springs. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Canisius College. The groom is president and CEO at Precision Manufacturing Group. After a trip to Cancun Mexico, the couple will make their home in Hamburg.