Stephanie M. Thornton, daughter of Gregory and Patricia Thornton of Corning, Steuben County, was united in marriage to Matthew C. Lempke, son of Charles and Carol Lempke on December 4, 2010. The ceremony was held at the Westminster Wedding Chapel in Mendon, Monroe County. Mark Lempke, the groom's brother, officiated.
Maids of honor were Cory Thornton, sister of the bride and Katie Darcangelo, cousin of the bride. Bridal attendants included Sara Doran, Sarah Overton and Melissa Stock. Vanessa Kelly was the flower girl.
The best man was Mark Lempke. Groomsmen were Nicholas Bonfanti, James Krygowski and Anthony Mucilli.
Matthew and Stephanie Lempke
The bride is a 2002 graduate of Corning-Painted Post East High School and received her Bachelor's degree (2006) and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy (2009) from Clarkson University. She is employed by the University of Rochester in Sports Medicine.
The groom is a 2002 graduate of Broadalbin-Perth High School and received his Bachelor's degree in Engineering and Management from Clarkson University (2005) and his MBA through the University of Phoenix (2007). He is employed by Otis Elevator Company.