Jennifer Ashley Albus and Andrew Arthur Fehlman
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas and Nancy Albus of Kirkwood are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer, to Andrew Fehlman, son of Dr. and Mrs. Bruce and Barb Fehlman of Geneseo, Ill. The couple is planning a June 7 wedding at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with a reception to follow at the Saint Louis Club.
The bride-to-be attended John Burroughs School before graduating magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 2010. She will receive a doctor of medicine from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in May. The future groom, a VP for EDCO Health Information Solutions, received his bachelors in business administration from the John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University.
Jennifer and Andrew were introduced by family friends almost three years ago. They got engaged at the Four Seasons in Vail, Colo. last March. After the wedding, the newlyweds will honeymoon in Bora Bora. Jennifer will complete an internship at Mercy Hospital before beginning a dermatology residency in 2015. The couple will reside in St. Louis.
Sara Ann Decker and William Mathew Gregerson
In an intimate ceremony in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Sara Decker married William Gregerson on February 21.
Sara, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Scott and JoAnn Decker of Scottsdale, Ariz., and formerly of Clayton, works in talent acquisition at Monsanto. Her sisters, Elizabeth Decker and Laura Decker, served as maids of honor, while friends Kathryn Conway and Erin Carter served as bridesmaids.
William, the son of Jacqueline Gregerson of St. Louis, works as a chief financial officer and sixth-generation family member employee of Schaeffer Manufacturing. His twin brother, Tim Gregerson, served as best man. His brother, Ron Gregerson, and son, Schaeffer Gregerson, served as groomsmen.
In Punta Cana, the couple enjoyed a private reception with family and friends. A cigar roller hand-rolled cigars for guests, and also taught them how to roll their own. After dancing the night away with all their loved ones, the couple stayed in the Dominican Republic for their honeymoon. They now reside in Creve Coeur.
Camilla Thayer Buckley and Brennen Faris Grone
Mr. and Mrs. Rick and Melissa Hummel of St. Louis are excited to announce the engagement of Melissa’s daughter, Camilla, to Brennen Grone, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bob and Jeanne Grone of Kirkwood. Camilla and Brennen are planning a September 21 wedding in Beaver Creek, Colo.
Camilla, the granddaughter of Mrs. John Shapleigh, graduated from Westminster Christian Academy in 2009. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Mississippi, and is now a full-time veterinary student at Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver. Brennen, the grandson of Pete and Mary Ellen Peck and Anna Lee Grone, all of St. Louis, also graduated from Westminster Christian Academy in 2009. He received his bachelors in marketing from the University of Mississippi and works in marketing at Enterprise Holdings in Denver.
The high-school sweethearts met during their sophomore year at Westminster and have known each other for eight years. They are each other’s first love. The newlyweds will enjoy a relaxing honeymoon in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, and will reside in Denver.
Vivian Helen Costello and Todd William Louis
Vivian Costello wed Todd Louis in a December 14 ceremony at the Shrine of St. Joseph. The Most Rev. Edward Rice, Auxiliary Bishop of St. Louis, officiated the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard and Connie Costello, and the granddaughter of Mrs. Vivian LaVia. She graduated from Villa Duchesne High School and received her degree in hotel and restaurant management from the University of Missouri. She now works as a senior travel director at Maritz Travel Company. Todd, the son of Mr. and Mrs. William and Marianne Louis, is an event manager at Washington University’s Charles F. Knight Center. He received his degree in business administration from Missouri State University after graduating from St. Mary’s High School.
Vivian’s sorority sister and close friend Tiffani Lightle served as the maid of honor. Her friends, Bridget Fehrenbach, Shannon Heaney, Melanie Long, Emily Jokerst, Jennifer Olliges and Renee King, served as bridesmaids. Craig Philippi, Todd’s close friend from high school and college, served as the best man. The groom’s four brothers, Keith, Chad, Scott and Gregg, served as groomsmen. Guests enjoyed a wintery reception at the Renaissance Grand Saint Louis Hotel.
The newlyweds, both extensive travelers, wanted to go to a new location for their honeymoon, deciding on Casablanca and Marrakesh in Morocco. They are enjoying married life and live in Richmond Heights.
Catrina Nonn and Charles Rehm III
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Cindy Nonn of Granite City, Ill. are excited to announce the engagement of their daughter, Catrina, to Charles Rehm III, the son of Dr. and Mrs. Charles and Debbie Rehm. Catrina and Charles are planning a July 25 wedding at the Jewel Box in Forest Park, followed by a reception at The Chase Park Plaza Zodiac Room.
After graduating from Granite City High School in 2003, the bride-to-be received her degree in Spanish language and literature from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville in 2008. She now works as a Spanish teacher and dance coach at Alton High School.
The future groom graduated from St. Louis Priory High School in 1999, and received his degree in information technology and business from Indiana University in 2003. He works as an assistant GM at Drury Hotels.
After the couple attended a friend’s wedding in Newport Beach, Calif., Charles surprised Catrina with an extra two-day stay at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, where he proposed on a balcony overlooking Rodeo Drive. After the wedding, the Spanish-language loving couple will travel to the Dominican Republic for their honeymoon. They will reside in St. Louis.
Emilie Elizabeth Morris and Robert James Garwitz
Mr. and Mrs. John and Beth Morris of Kirkwood are thrilled to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emilie, to Robert Garwitz, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul and Barb Garwitz of St. Charles. The couple is planning a May 16 wedding at St. Peter Catholic Church, followed by a reception at Greenbriar Hills Country Club.
Emilie, the granddaughter of Joseph and Frances Kallial, and Patrick and Rosemary Morris, all of St. Louis, graduated from St. Joseph’s Academy in 2005. She received her bachelors in public relations and advertising from Depaul University, and her masters in early childhood education from Erikson Institute. She works as a second-grade teacher at Rohan Woods School.
Robert graduated from De Smet Jesuit High School in 2005. He received his bachelors in journalism from the University of Missouri. He works as an account executive at Nike, Inc.
The couple met at a cross-country meet in high school through Emilie’s younger brother, who also is Robert’s close friend. Nine years later, the pair began dating long-distance. The future groom proposed last March during a surprise ‘Easter egg hunt,’ in which the final clue led Emilie to Robert bent on one knee. The couple will honeymoon in the Green Islands of Santorini and Mykonos before settling down in Minneapolis, Minn.