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"I do!" Hawaii couples share their wedding moment


Alison Marie Buccat and Branden Isao Kawazoe (Photo: Courtesy Dave Miyamoto)

Alison Marie Buccat and Branden Isao Kawazoe were married June 23 in a ceremony officiated by Marisa Mendoza at the Hyatt Regency Waikiki.

The bride is the daughter of Rodney and Elaine Buccat. She is a graduate of Pacific University and received a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry. She is a dentist at Oahu Dental Care.

The groom is the son of Brian and Fern Kawazoe. He received a bachelor's degree in business at Pacific University and a master's degree at Chaminade University. He is a student coordinator at Assets School.

The couple resides in Honolulu.

Chelsie Chanell Nohealani Narito and Steven Wesley Alika Gonsalves (Courtesy Nate & Jenna Photography)

Chelsie Chanell Nohealani Narito and Steven Wesley Alika Gonsalves were wed May 18 in a ceremony officiated by the Rev. Pia Aluli at Ka Hale Olinda in Maka­wao, Maui.

The bride is the daughter of Francine Narito of Kahu­lui. She received a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at Michigan State University. She is an intern at VCA Emergency Animal Hospital & Referral Center in San Diego.

The groom is the son of Malia Cordero and Curtis Gonsalves of Kahu­lui. He is attending the University of Hawaii's John A. Burns School of Medicine.

The couple resides in Hono­lulu and San Diego.


Couples married in the last year are welcome to submit a free wedding announcement to run Sundays.

Forms are available at the Honolulu Star-Advertiser at Waterfront Plaza, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, and online at staradvertiser.com/weddingform.

Submit a completed form along with a photocopy, PDF file or digital photo of your official marriage certificate (a clear smartphone photo is acceptable). Wedding photos are optional and will not be returned.

Email features@staradvertiser.com or call Nancy Arcayna at 529-4808. For a paid customized notice, call 529-4700 or email pklein@staradvertiser.com.

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Iuki wrote:
Thanks for sharing wedding stories and photos! I missed seeing them. Also, thanks for the baby pictures. They are all adorable, and I love their beautiful names reflecting the heritages of all the different people in Hawaii.
on June 9,2013 | 06:03PM
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