Weddings

Weise -- Ellerman

Posted: Dec. 1, 2019 12:01 am

Miss Brittany Ellerman and Mr. Thomas Weise, both of Quincy, Ill., were married at 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 2019, at Blessed Sacrament Church, Quincy.

The bride is a daughter of Richard and Penny Ellerman of Quincy. She is a 2011 graduate of Quincy University earning a bachelor's degree and a 2014 graduate with a master's degree in communication. Brittany is employed as Director of Admissions at Quincy University.

The bridegroom is a son of James and Karen Weise of Quincy. He is a 2011 graduate from Quincy University with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. Thomas is employed doing auto body at Knapheide.

Mr. Ellerman gave his daughter in marriage. Fr. John Doctor, OFM, officiated.

Matron of honor was Jacquelyn Liggett of Bloomington, Ill., friend of bride.

Bridesmaids were Jennifer Duesterhaus, of Quincy, cousin of bride, Kristen Foster, of Quincy, friend of bride, Lauren Dant, of Batavia, Ill., friend of bride, Kelsey Terwelp of Quincy, friend of bride, and Elizabeth Terwelp of Quincy, friend of bride.

Best man was Edward Weise of Quincy, brother of groom.

Groomsmen were Brent Brod of Quincy, friend of groom, Andrew Arbogast of Quincy, brother-in-law of groom, Drew Ellerman of Quincy, brother of bride, Alex Terwelp of Quincy, cousin of bride, and Brandon Wellman of Springfield, Ill., friend of groom.

Ushers were Tanner Terwelp of Quincy, cousin of bride, and Shane Terwelp of Quincy, cousin of bride.

Flower girls were Norah and Hannah Arbogast of Quincy, nieces of groom.

Ringbearer was Henry Liggett of Bloomington, Ill., godson of bride.

The parents of the groom hosted a rehearsal dinner on Nov. 8, at Tony's Too.

A wedding brunch was held on Nov. 10, hosted by the bride's parents at their home.

A reception began at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn.

After a honeymoon at Riviera Maya, the newlyweds are at home in Quincy.

Harmann -- Frank
Weddings

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Weddings

Sparrow -- Koontz

Miss Brandy Koontz and Mr. Andrew Sparrow, both of Quincy, were married at 3 p.m. Aug. 22, 2020, in South Park, Quincy. The bride is a daughter of Lori and (stepdad) John Bergman of Quincy. Brandy is employed by Chaddock. The groom is a son of Rhonda