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Kathleen Anne Eldridge of Kenosha and Timothy John Dykstra of Crown Point, Ind., were married on June 18, 2016, at the Calvin Christian Reformed Church, Oak Lawn, Ill. She is the daughter of Dr. E. John and Paula Eldridge of Kenosha. He is the son of Robert and Judith Dykstra of Oak Lawn, Ill. The Rev. Joel Sheeres and the groom's uncle, the Rev. Kenneth Van Kampen, officiated the 2:30 p.m. ceremony.

Dr. Mary Eldridge, sister of the bride, was the maid of honor. The bridesmaids were Jacquelyn Dykstra, sister-in-law of the groom, and Amy Schutt, cousin of the groom.

Daniel Dykstra was the best man. The groomsmen were Andrew Dykstra, brother of the groom, and Nicholas Decker, friend of the groom. Joseph Eldridge and Eugene P. Eldridge were the ushers.

The flower girl was Anna Dykstra, daughter of Jacquelyn and Andrew Dykstra.

A 6 p.m. reception was held at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn Grand Ballroom.

The bride graduated from Indian Trail Academy in Kenosha and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. She then earned a Master of Science degree in career and technical education from the University of Wisconsin-Stout. She is employed as a seventh-grade science teacher at Taft Middle School in Crown Point.

The groom graduated from Chicago Christian High School, Palos Heights, Ill., and earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo. He then earned a Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia from Webster University, St. Louis. He is employed as a certified registered nurse anesthetist by Northstar Anesthesia at St. Anthony Hospital in Crown Point.

The couple honeymooned in the Hawaiian Islands, and now reside in Crown Point.