Jennifer L. Rathman and Luke G. Vassi were married on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at the Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort in Deerfield Beach, Fla. James Kiffmeyer, a close friend of the Rathman family, officiated at the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Steven and Melanie Rathman of Cincinnati, Ohio. The bride is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William and Jane Rathman of Cincinnati and Mr. and Mrs. Howard and Lois Keefe of Cincinnati, Ohio.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank and Shelly Vassi of Florida, formerly of Gloversville. The groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John and Marilyn Finocan of Gloversville and Ms. Anna Vassi of Amsterdam.
Luke and Jennifer Vassi
Molly Rathman, the bride's sister, was the maid of honor. Bridemaids were Elyse Tollefson, Zoee Rottenberg, Emily Verkamp, Kristin Decker, Mary Beth Fox, Jill Vassi, Allison Eble, Natalie Regel and Hillary Regel.
Michael Gould was the groom's best man. Groomsmen were Justin Vassi, Daniel Vassi, Patrick Zarrelli, P.J. Anadio, Tom Washburn, Tom Finocan, Dave Webb, Ed Hill and Jeff Blacha. Ushers were Justin Boles and Michael Wagner.
The bride graduated from Miami University of Ohio and teaches second grade at Boca Prep International School. The groom graduated from Buffalo State and teaches physical education and health at Boca Prep International School.
The couple took a honeymoon cruise to the West Indies and now lives in Delray Beach, Fla.