MOUNT VERNON – Jennifer L. Bechtold of Crystal Lake and Joseph L. Deien of Salem, Ill., were married at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012, at Meadowbrook Christian Church of Mount Vernon. The honorable Judge Bob Matoush officiated.
She is the daughter of Thomas and Susan Bechtold of Crystal Lake. He is the son of Thomas and Brenda Deien of Salem.
Given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore a white strapless gown with a semi-cathedral train. She carried a bouquet of orange roses and orange ranunculus.
Maid of honor was Laura Barnes of Cass City, Mich. Bridesmaids were Clarissa Barnes of Traverse City, Mich., and Monica, Colleen and Kayla Bechtold, all of Crystal Lake. Flower girl was Reese Harvey of Herrin.
Best man was Ryan Niehaus of Salem. Groomsmen were Tyler Deien, Nick Allen, Tim Ferris and Andrew Davis, all of Salem. Ushers were Will Pittluck and Chris Small, both of Crystal Lake. Ring bearer was Daniel Hays of Champaign.
After a reception at the Mount Vernon Elks Lodge, the couple took a wedding trip to Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
They reside in Carterville.