Julie Lynn Jackson and Jacob Daniel Molitor

Julie Jackson, the daughter of Bonnie and Emory Jackson of Chesterfield, wed Jacob Molitor, son of Sharon Molitor of Wentzville and Buck Molitor of Old Monroe, in a candlelit ceremony at Algonquin Country Club on November 23, 2013. Reverend Ken Gottmann officiated the ceremony.

Amy Feagles, the bride’s cousin, served as the maid of honor. Margie Borges, Caroline ‘Kiki’ Chosid and Kara McCulloch were bridesmaids. Derek Molitor, the groom’s brother, served as best man. Nick Molitor, Emory Jackson and Chris Molitor were groomsmen.

Julie, a marketing and communications supervisor for BJC HealthCare, met Jacob, a business development officer at UMB Bank, at a Junior Achievement fundraising event organized by Julie. After receiving Julie’s father’s permission, Jacob surprised his fiancé-to-be by proposing on the beach in Riviera Maya.

The wedding had a white, gold and Champagne color scheme, with white hydrangeas and various shades of white roses. Guests enjoyed music by the Charles Glenn Band and a fall spice cake from Wedding Wonderland.

The newlyweds honeymooned in Cabo San Lucas, and now reside in Chesterfield.

Amanda Sutherland and Daniel Rich

John and Julie Sutherland of St. Louis are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mandy, to Daniel Rich, the son of Dr. Michael and Vicki Rich of St. Louis. The couple is planning a June 14 ceremony at the Coronado Ballroom.

High-school sweethearts Mandy and Daniel met while attending Ladue Horton Watkins High School, and continued dating throughout college. The bride-to-be received her bachelors of political science, and women and gender studies from the University of Vermont, and a masters in elementary education from the University of Missouri – St. Louis. She now works as a communication arts teacher at South City Preparatory Academy. The future groom received his bachelors in economics from Dartmouth College, his juris doctor from the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Law and his master of business administration from Washington University. He is a corporate operations manager at Centene Corporation.

The couple will reside in Webster Groves with their Siberian husky, Achilles.

Allison Williams and Timothy Cronin

Michael and Margaret Williams of Town & Country are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison, to Timothy Cronin, the son of John and Terri Cronin of West Dundee, Ill. Allison and Tim met in June 2011 in Lake Geneva, Wis., when Allison was attending a bachelorette party, and Tim was at his family’s summer home. The couple will marry on October 18 at The Shrine of St. Joseph, with a reception to follow in the Crystal Ballroom of the Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel. They will reside in Chicago.

Ashley Anne Sewell and Patrick Michael Ryan

Larry and Patricia Sewell are overjoyed to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley, to Patrick Ryan, the son of Mary Ryan of Boston, Mass., and the late Michael Ryan, formerly of Basking Ridge, N.J.

The bride-to-be graduated cum laude from Mary Institute and Country Day School in 2003, receiving athletic honors for field hockey and lacrosse. She graduated from Williams College in 2007, where she studied economics and geosciences, and was co-captain of the varsity field hockey team. Ashley now works as a VP in the investment management division at Goldman Sachs in New York City.

The future groom graduated from Delbarton School in 2003, where he was an All-American lacrosse player. He received his bachelors in modern American history, and public and private sector organizations from Brown University, where he also played on the varsity lacrosse team. He is now a senior manager of digital marketing and video development at Golf Magazine in New York City.

One year after they met, Patrick proposed at the couple’s favorite running spot in Central Park. After their May wedding in Cape Cod, Mass., the newlyweds will honeymoon in Hawaii.

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