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Alyssa Wolan and Robin Wabalickis
July 13, 2013
Kemper Center, Kenosha, WI

GENERAL
Couple’s Name: Alyssa Wolan and Robin Wabalickis
Wedding Date: July 13, 2013
Wedding Location: Kemper Center

ABOUT THE COUPLE
How they met: The couple met as seventh-grade students at Bullen Middle School. The were often seated near one another due to their last names both beginning with “W.”
How he proposed: In May 2012, on the last day of final exams in their junior year at St. Norbert College, DePere, Wis., they met by the river. Alyssa said she could not be happier, because exams were finished, but when Robin dropped to one knee and proposed, she found she could.
Bride’s occupation: ESL teacher in Spain
Groom’s occupation: ESL teacher in Spain

THE CEREMONY
The ceremony: The noon ceremony at Kemper Chapel was officiated by Alyssa’s maternal grandfather, Daniel Fritz.
The gown: The strapless gown had a beaded sweetheart bodice, a full skirt with layers of tulle and a tulle sash.
The bouquet: Pink roses and white hydrangeas
The theme: Summertime in the Country

THE WEDDING PARTY
Maid of honor: Kathryn Riesterer
Matron of honor: Jessica Farruggio
Bridesmaids: Holly Wabalickis, Brittany Fritz, Ellie Linn, Jessica Wang and Maria Sostre
Best men: Eugene Eldridge and Clayton Burke
Groomsmen: Thomas Kochman, Devin Thomas, Matt Menke, Zachary Willing and David Calderwood

THE RECEPTION
Number of guests:
110
The reception: Southport Beach House
First song: “I’ll Be” by Edwin McCain
The menu: Hot beef, mostaccioli, salad and bread.
What made the day unique: Leah, Sarah and Ellie Plachinski, family friends, provided the wedding music as a violin trio.
Most touching moment of the day: After the bridal party entered the chapel, the doors were closed to prepare for the entry of the bride. The bridal music began, and the groom closed his eyes for a few seconds. As he opened his eyes and caught the first glimpse of his bride, he broke into a large smile.
Honeymoon destination: Outer Banks of North Carolina














Ceremony Location:
Kemper Chapel

Reception Location:
Southport Beach House

Photographer:
Jessica Farruggio

Cake Designer / Bakery:
Megan Lueck

Caterer:
Picnic Basket, Libertyville, Ill.

DJ or band:
Kenny Rosenberg

Officiant:
Rev. Daniel Fritz