WEDDING PHOTOS FROM WINTER 2009-10 IWU MAGAZINE

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Julie (Slagel) Matejcak ’09 married Michael Matejcak at ClearView Church in Bloomington on July 11, 2009.  Many and current students alumni were in attendance.

Front row, left to right: Alex Richardson ’11, Liz Diubek ’09, Melinda McNeil ’10, Lauren Alpert ’12, Angela Oltman ’11, Amanda LaRocca ’10, the groom, the bride, Megan Lee ’09, Kathryn Kohles ’09, Amy Burns ’09 and Nicole Spear ’09. 

Second row: Melinda Clopton ’10, Shelley Dravis ’09, Carissa Nemmers ’09 and Lauren Gearhart ’09. 

Third row: Kindred Cook ’10 and Patrick Chess ’09.


Megan (Miklusak) Mitchell ’04 wed Logan Mitchell ’04 on Nov. 7, 2009, in the Dominican Republic.  Several Sigma Kappa and Sigma Chi members of  the class of 2004 were in attendance and involved in the bridal party.

From left to right: Jason Slott, Erin Slott, Jared Wagner, Travis Spagnola, the groom, Bob Cullen, Megan (Miklusak) Mitchell, Kat (Mason) McCreery, Erin Cullen, Jackie Smith, Kate Morris, Stephanie Azzano and Tara Shepley.


Janna (Grandone) Shell ’05 wed Rob Shell ’05 on May 2, 2009, in Chicago.  A number of Illinois Wesleyan alumni attended the wedding.

Front row from left: Sandy (Ward) Yontz ’72, Bruce Johnson ’74, Jason Johnston ’05, Randy Green ’03, Frank Mocerino ’07, Chris Schultz ’05, Julia Zielinski ’05, Katie Wenzel ’05, Kimi Johnson ’05, Melissa Lindahl ’05 Russell Smith ’04 and Lindsay (Fahey) Smith ’05.

Second row from left: Molly (Multack) Williamson ’05, Alicia Rodriguez ’05, Kristen (Johnson) Adamo ’02, Ajay Vilos ’04, Matt Grandone ’04, Megan (Files) Grandone ’05, the bride, the groom, Tom King ’05 and Brett Parmenter ’05.

Third row from left: Sue (Stoerzbach) Johnson ’74, Greg Adamo ’02, Brant Baltikauski ’07, Mike White ’05, Tim Pederson ’05, Claire (Hagemann) Parmenter ’05, Theresa Dietz ’05, Brian Calhoun ’05 and Lindsay Shea ’05.

Last row from left: Mark Yontz ’72, Mickey Stefan ’05, Nick Galasso ’07, Erin Cruz ’07, Becca Hahn ’05, Dan Budny ’04, Lauren (Hicks) Schubert ’05, Abby (Smith) Vaughan ’05 and Nate Williamson ’04.


Ingrid (Blomquist) Burrichter ’07 and Chris ’08 wed on June 21, 2009, in St. Charles, Ill.  Several guests of the wedding were Illinois Wesleyan graduates.

Front row: Vicky Johnson ’09, Megan Cullen ’08, Kate (Swearingen) Nelson ’07, Angela Latkowski ’07, Mark Tomasino ’06, Drew Barringer ’09 and Emily Newton ’07. 

Second row: Erin Crawley ’07, Christine White ’08, Andrew Nelson ’08, Emily Herrell ’08, Lisa Krebs ’07, Amy (Kraus) Hoff ’07 and Rachel Halfpap ’08.

Third row: Amanda Compton ’07, Caitlin Ludwig ’07, Katy Reihsmann ’09, Lauren Fischer ’08, Suzanne Rovani ’08, Erin Cox ’08, Marcelino Rivera ’06 and Sara Stockdale ’08. 

Fourth row: Eric Malmquist ’07, Matt LoPresti ’07, Christina Kucan ’07, Stefan Mustain ’06, the bride, the groom, Paul Tiepe ’07, Jack Bentley ’08, Mike Virgilio ’08, Derek Schmidt ’08 and Steve Burrichter ’70.


Christy (Marchessault) Heins ’03 and Roy Heins ’03 married on Dec. 20, 2008, in Illinois Wesleyan’s Evelyn Chapel.  Several alumni were guests and members of the bridal party.

Front row, left to right: Robyn (Heins) Zehr ’04, Kirstin Kay ’03, the bride, the groom, Corinne Kowalski ’03 and Brandon Fuss ’03. 

Second row: Katrina Roloff ’03, Will Irwin ’04, Carlie Bliss Irwin ’04, Laura Jaskierski ’05, James Phelan ’05, Amanda (Hill) Donahue ’03, Tim Dettmar ’82, Will Keller ’02, Josh Carlson ’02, John Rapp ’03, Sam Sheeley ’03, Jessica (Clemmensen) Shull ’03, Dave Lundeen ’02, Josh Shull ’02, Amanda Jo (Reeley) Schilsky ’03, Steve Schilsky ’03, Angie (Carrigan) Klein ’02, Evan Klein and Dan Klein ’03. 

On the stairs, back to front: Natalie (Jordan) Fitzgerald ’03, Tina (Auxier) Chaney ’03, Kristin Stavnes ’03, Gina (McCormally) Leahy ’03 and Dana Barabas ’03.


Cory (Edwards) Bogen ’08 married Brent ’08 on Aug. 8, 2009.  Guests included many of their Wesleyan classmates.

Front row, left to right: Sara Longtin ’08, Mary Kate McMeel ’08, Amy Kapp ’10, Beth Crutcher ’09, the bride, the groom, Drew Bogen ’13, Kim Wolski ’08 and Kristina Dakis ’11. 

Second row: Kerry Devitt ’10, Melissa Lipcamon ’06, Andrew Parker ’08, Jamie Pitts ’08 and Erin Moll ’08. 

Third row: Matt Sheehan ’08, Laura Higginson ’06, Jenny Hjelmberg ’08, Maggie Burnworth ’08, Lindsay Gross ’08 and Claire Shoup ’11. 

Fourth row: Ken Hommowun ’09, Julie Hoppesch ’09, Megan Mason ’09, Jay Christensen ’08, Dan George ’09, Donovan Davis ’07, Robbie Heston ’11, Ted Nichols ’08, Nathan Schieve ’08, Gabe Chez ’08, Michael Duback ’08 and Jack Hanlon ’11.