Mindy Lynn Faulisi and Ryan Chase Middaugh were married on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Big Orbit Art Gallery in Buffalo, NY. Mindy and Chase chose August 17 for their wedding in honor of Mindy's Sandore grandparents who would have been married for 56 years on that day, had Mindy's beloved papa not passed away.
The bride is the daughter of Deborah Sandore Dunbar of Horseheads, and Tony (Sharon) Faulisi of Geneva, NY. The groom is the son of Richard and Barbara Middaugh of Hamburg, NY.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a Prada dress and carried a bouquet of white roses and wildflowers. Maid of honor was Kate Palame. Bridesmaids were Megan Tomkins (sister of the bride), Madison Tomkins (niece of the bride), Candice Urban-Green, Lisa Schmidt, and Melissa Allport-Cohoon. Flower girls were Marcella and Mia Tomkins (nieces of the bride). Best man was Collin Middaugh, (brother of the groom). Groomsmen were Zachary Dunbar (brother of the bride), Ryan McMullen, Tim Maroney and Bill Abdale.
The couple live in Denver, Colorado. Mindy is a hairstylist at Fresh in Denver and Chase is a Senior Graphic Designer at Tundra Restaurant Supply in Boulder, Colorado. The couple plan to honeymoon in Spain.
Published in the Star-Gazette on November 10, 2013