EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – Lori Weigel and Kurt Baker, both of Eau Claire, Wis., were married in a double-ring ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at St. Olaf Parish in Eau Claire, Wis. The Rev. Brian Konopa officiated.
She is the daughter of Kenneth and Patricia Weigel and Mary Weigel, all of Marshfield, Wis. He is the son of Gary and Jan Baker of Cary.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a satin gown with a beaded bodice and pick-up skirt with beaded lace accent. She also carried a handkerchief carried by the bridegroom’s mother and grandmother at their weddings.
She carried a bouquet of Eskimo roses, white Calla lilies, and mini-green orchids.
Maid of honor was Darla Wojcik of Wausau, Wis., friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Jessica Bloechl, friend of the bride; Kristi Weigel, sister of the bride; and Cindy Williams, sister of the bride.
Best man was Steve Walke of Battle Creek, Mich., friend of the bridegroom. Groomsmen were Andy Vietti, friend of the bridegroom; Rich Dimpfel, friend of the bridegroom; and Jake Williams, brother-in-law of the bride. Ushers were Patrick Weigel, brother of the bride; and Steve Bloechl, friend of the couple.
After a reception at Eau Claire Golf and Country Club in Wisconsin, the couple took a wedding trip to the Bahamas.
The bride is a 2003 graduate of Columbus High School in Marshfield, Wis., and a 2009 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
She is a pharmacist for Walgreens in Eau Claire.
The bridegroom is a 1999 graduate of Cary-Grove High School in Cary and a 2004 graduate of Columbia College-Chicago.
He is a broadcast advertising technician at Menards Corporate Office in Eau Claire.
They make their home in Eau Claire.