Posted: Dec. 28, 2012 6:44 pm Updated: Feb. 8, 2013 7:15 pm


After honeymooning on the islands of Hawaii, Oahu and Maui, Mr. and Mrs. Josh Rabe are at home in Quincy.

Mr. Rabe and the former Miss Debby Meyer, both of Quincy, were married at 3 p.m. Oct. 6 in Vermont Street United Methodist Church.

The bride is a daughter of Ed and Rosalee Meyer of Warsaw. The bridegroom is a son of Dennis and Debbie Rabe of Mendon.

Mr. Meyer gave his daughter in marriage; Steve Disseler and Gary Livesay conducted the ceremony. Music was provided by Daniel Harrell and Janene and Emily Riesen. Readers were Andrea Meyer, sister-in-law of the bride, and Lindsey Frese, cousin of the bridegroom.

Maid of honor was Maggie Hauk of Warsaw. Bridesmaids were Kristen Meyer of Pingree Grove, sister-in-law of the bride; Mel Deliberto of Lombard; Christy Hughes of Naperville; Schyler Engel of Quincy; and Karen Jacquot of Carthage, cousin of the bride.

Best man was Patrick Jaranowski of Denver, Colo. Groomsmen were Terry Tiffee of North Little Rock, Ark., Chad Hammons of St. Louis, Ryan Birmingham of Maryville, Jake Tenhouse of Coatsburg and Andy Tappe of Quincy. Honorary groomsman was the late Ryan Peter.

Ushers were Jay Meyer of Hoffman Estates and Scott Meyer of Pingree Grove, brothers of the bride; Owen Johnston of Penfield, N.Y.; and Dave Musso of Quincy.

Flower girl was Kylie Meyer, niece of the bride, and ring bearer was Dominic Meyer, nephew of the bride.

A rehearsal dinner was held Oct. 5 in Tiramisu, hosted by the bridegroom's parents. A reception was held in the Ambiance, beginning with a cocktail hour at 5:30 p.m. On Oct. 7, the bride's parents hosted a breakfast meet and greet in the Regency Room at the Town and Country Inn and Suites.

The bride is a 2001 graduate of Warsaw High School and a graduate of Western Illinois University with a bachelor of business degree, with a major in finance and a minor in economics, earned in 2004, and a master of business administration degree in 2005. She is a business development manager at Dot Foods.

The bridegroom is a 1997 graduate of Unity High School in Mendon and a graduate of Quincy University with a bachelor of arts degree with a major in political science. He is the head baseball coach at Quincy University.



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