Nicole Shaffern, daughter of Peter and Paula Shaffern, Kingston, and Edward Wassel, son of Edward and Janet Wassel, Hanover, were united in marriage on April 27, 2013, by Pastor Keith Evans at First Assembly of God, Berwick.
Nicole is the granddaughter of Viola Clark and the late Kenneth Clark, Plymouth, and the late Peter and Alice Shaffern, Plymouth.
Edward is the grandson of Edward and Rose Wassel, Hanover, and Janet Yourglivch and the late Peter Yourglivch, Wilkes-Barre.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Janet L. Wassel, sister of the groom, as her maid of honor. Peter P. Shaffern III, brother of the bride, performed the duties of best man.
The bride is a 2000 graduate of Wyoming Valley West High School and is employed as a phlebotomist at Geisinger Wyoming Valley.
The groom is a 2008 graduate of Hanover Area High School and is employed at The Lion Brewery.
The couple resides in Kingston with their son, Isaac Wassel.