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Cox-Halfpap

Posted: Nov. 30, 2012 8:40 pm Updated: Jan. 11, 2013 9:15 pm

 

Erin Cox and Rachel Halfpap are at home in Peoria after a tour of Central Europe, including Prague, Vienna and Budapest.

The two exchanged wedding vows Aug. 11 in Bloomington.

The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rodney and Ellen Halfpap of 1237 E. 1500th St., Quincy. The bridegroom, of Rockford, is a son and stepson of Chris and Ruth Cox and a son and stepson of Lisa and Will Wentland, all of Rockford.

The bride was given in marriage by her parents during the 4 p.m. ceremony conducted by the Rev. Timothy White and the Rev. Joseph Cox, OSB. Readers were Jo Grossheim, grandmother of the bride, and Ingrid Burrichter and Henrik Boes. Music was provided by Dr. Susan Klotzbach, organist; Evan Tamman, oboist; Suzanne Rovanni, vocalist; and Camden Greenlee, bagpiper.

Matron of honor was Mrs. Megan Dehner. Bridesmaids were Elizabeth Johnson, Nola Richardson, Carolyn Hull and Katherine Noble. Junior bridesmaids were Rachel and Erica Meyer.

Best man was Christopher Burrichter. Attending the bridegroom were Lisa McKee, Andrew Nelson, William Dwyer and William Halfpap.

Ushers were Justin Bernbrock and Max DeLeon.

A rehearsal dinner was held Aug. 10 in the Vrooman Mansion in Bloomington, hosted by the bridegroom's parents. A reception began at 6:30 p.m. at Station 220, also in Bloomington.

The bride is a 2004 graduate of Quincy High School, a 2008 graduate of Illinois Wesleyan University with a double major in international studies and Hispanic studies, and a 2011 graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law. She is a judicial law clerk to Judge Michael M. Mihm of the Central District of Illinois.

The bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Boylan Catholic High School, a 2008 graduate of Illinois Wesleyan University with a double major in political science and Hispanic studies, and a 2012 graduate of the University of Illinois College of Law. He is a judicial law clerk to Judge Sara L. Darrow of the Central District of Illinois.

 

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