Samantha Rose Leone and Jeremy William Bucklin exchanged wedding vows on July 21, 2012, at the Busti Men's Club in Busti. The Rev. Leland Carlson, cousin of the groom, performed the ceremony. Reading was by Marly Kester, cousin of the bride.
The bride is the daughter of Thomas and Laura Leone of Busti, N.Y., and the granddaughter of Judy Leone of Dunkirk N.Y., and Dale and Rita Kester of Ashville, N.Y. Her husband is the son of Bruce and Cathy Bucklin of Busti, N.Y., and the grandson of the late Martin and Margaret Carlson and the late Sheldon and Neomi Bucklin.
Hannah Buttafarro was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Christina Olson, sister of the bride, Michelle Voty, sister of the groom, and Allison Voty, niece of the groom. Flower girl was Camryn Olson, niece of the bride.
Best man was Jerrod Peterson. Groomsmen were Ted Ellis, Gary Adams and Kyle Voty, nephew of the groom. Junior groomsman was Carson Olson, nephew of the bride. Ring bearer was Hunter Payne, cousin of the groom.
Master and mistress of ceremonies were Steve and Karen Johnson, uncle and aunt of the bride.
Samantha is a 2008 graduate of Jamestown High School and attended the State University at Fredonia and Jamestown Community College. She is employed at the Vikings Summer Lodge. Her husband attended Southwestern Central School. He is employed by Anixter Fasteners in Jamestown.
They will honeymoon in the Dominican Republic.
They are living in Busti, N.Y.