Saunsanie Michele Ramos and Michael Paul Kitchko were married Dec. 31, 2010 at the Fredonia Opera House, Fredonia. Kevin McLaughlin, the bride's uncle, performed a double-ring ceremony. Mary Filutze was the pianist.
The bride is the daughter of Sally Graves of Dunkirk and John and Maria Ramos of Silver Creek. The groom is the son of Samuel and Michele Kitchko of Nesquehoning, Pa.
Presented in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by her sisters, Nevia Clayton and Jennasha Ramos of Dunkirk; the groom's sister Samantha Logan of Virginia Beach, Va.; Justina Barone of Indianapolis, Ind.; Rachael Mandell of Pittsburgh, Pa.; and Sara Jaffray of Chester, S.C. The junior bridesmaid and flower girl were the bride's cousins, Makayla McLaughlin of Orchard Park and Gabriella Domenico of Fredonia.
Mr. and Mrs. Michael (Saunsanie) Kitchko
Matthew Davis of Nesquehoning was the best man. Ushers were Nino Logan of Virginia Beach, Christopher Lambert of Indianapolis, Adam Loyack of Philadelphia, Pa., Justin Porembo of Bethlehem, Pa., and Antonio Marino of Little Ferry, N.J. The groom's nephew, Xander Logan, served as the ring bearer.
The New Year's Eve celebration was held at the Clarion Waterfront Hotel and Conference Center.
The bride is a graduate of Dunkirk High School and received a BA in marketing from Saint Bonaventure University. She is currently pursuing her MBA in marketing and works for Devicor Medical Products.
The groom is a graduate of Lehigh University with a BS in chemical engineering and is currently employed by Dow Chemical Company.
The newlyweds reside in Philadelphia.