CRYSTAL LAKE – Jessica Lynn Olcott and Matthew Gregory Grojean, both of Crystal Lake, were married in an outdoor double-ring ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, June 2, 2012, in the backyard of the bridegroom’s parents in Crystal Lake. The Rev. James Swarthout officiated.
She is the daughter of Brian and Julie Olcott of Crystal Lake. He is the son of Gregory and Margaret Grojean of Crystal Lake.
Given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore an ivory satin strapless gown with a sweetheart neckline adorned with Swarovski crystal beads.
She carried a bouquet of ivory lilies, ivory roses and ivory Gerber daisies.
Maid of honor was Rachel Egedus of Crystal Lake, best friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Kimberly Olcott of Bentonville, Ark., sister-in-law of the bride; and Alicia Grojean of Okinawa, Japan, sister of the bridegroom.
Best man was David Grojean of Crystal Lake, brother of the bridegroom. Groomsman was Patrick Olcott of Bentonville, Ark., brother of the bride. Ushers were Stephen McGonigle of Finchley, London, and Jake Woods of Newcastle, England. Ring bearer was Braden Olcott of Bentonville, Ark., nephew of the bride.
Nuptial music was provided by Jerri Nancy of Downers Grove.
After a reception at D’Andrea Banquets in Crystal Lake, the couple took a wedding trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Crystal Lake Central High School and a 2011 graduate of Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. She is a front-desk receptionist at Corporate Disk Co. in McHenry.
The bridegroom is a 2007 graduate of Prairie Ridge High School in Crystal Lake and a 2012 graduate of New England College of Business and Finance in Boston. He is an airfreight coordinator at Spirit International Transport in Schaumburg.
They make their home in Crystal Lake.