Jennifer Lynn (Rossotto) and Allen Vincent Nagel, both of Dunkirk, were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony Sept. 5, 2009 at 1 p.m. at the Lighthouse Christian Fellowship in Westfield. The bride is the daughter of Susan and the late William Rossotto of Dunkirk. The groom is the son of Clinton and MaryAnn Nagel of Forestville.
The ceremony was officiated by Pastor David Herr of Lighthouse Christian Fellowship. Musicians included Maryrose Herr, Rachel Herr and Rebekah Herr.
The bride was escorted by her brother, William Rossotto Jr. She wore a strapless/sleeveless floor-length gown made of silk-taffeta, with a diamond necklace and earring set given to her by her father. She carried red roses, as well as red and white daisies.
Mr. and Mrs. Allen Nagel
Matron of honor was Grace Spell of Dunkirk, sister of the groom. Serving as bridesmaid was Desiree Nagel of Forestville, sister of the groom. Olivia Pratt of Sherman was the flower girl.
The groom's brother, Clinton Nagel, was best man. Groomsmen were William Rossotto Jr. and James Spell, brother-in-law of the groom.
The reception was held at the Clarion Hotel in Dunkirk.
The bride graduated from Dunkirk High School in 1998, earned a bachelor's of science in social work from SUNY Fredonia in 2002, and graduated from University at Buffalo School of Social Work with a master's degree in social work in 2005. She is currently employed by Southern Tier Environments for Living (STEL) as a quality assurance coordinator and a client caseworker.
The groom is a 1999 graduate of Forestville High School. He is enrolled with Empire State College and is currently employed with M&T Bank as a senior teller.
The couple had their honeymoon in Jamaica. They reside in Dunkirk.