Sunday, October 2, 2005

Kelli Leigh Suhre and Keith Joseph Hamm exchanged vows June 4, 2005, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso, Mo. The Rev. Oliver Clavin performed the ceremony. Organist was Betty Ressel of Kelso. Vocalists were Doug Moore of Scott City and Renee Reinagel of Kelso.

Parents of the couple are Timothy and Debbie Suhre of Jackson, and Roger and Martha Hamm of Chaffee, Mo.

Maid of honor was Kristin Branum of Port Royal, S.C., and matron of honor was Jessica Suhre of Jackson, sister-in-law of the bride. Bridesmaids were Cassie Koch of Cape Girardeau; Jennifer Suhre of Jackson, cousin of the bride; Tamara Dannenmueller of Scott City; and Jessica Sprouse of Jefferson City, Mo.

Bill Hamm of Chesterfield, Mo., brother of the groom, and John Wipfler of Scott City were best men. Groomsmen were Brian Hamm of Chaffee, brother of the groom; Nicholas Suhre of Jackson, brother of the bride; Jason Bickings of Kelso, cousin of the bride; and Ryan LeGrand of Kelso. Ushers were Brandon Clark of Kelso, Nicholas Dannenmueller of Scott City, Bryan Drury of Springfield, Mo., and Matthew Essner of Columbia, Mo., cousin of the groom.

Candlelighters were Brittany Stieffermann of Washington, Mo., cousin of the bride, and Becky Kirn of Cape Girardeau.

Flower girls were Kaleigh Johle, niece of the bride, and Ashlee Younghouse, cousin of the bride. Ringbearer was Tyler Stieffermann, cousin of the bride. Kaleigh is the daughter of Jessica Suhre and stepdaughter of Nicholas Suhre. Ashlee is the daughter of Rob and Laura Younghouse of Cape Girardeau. Tyler is the son of Eric and Becky Stieffermann of Columbia.

Guest book attendants were Andrea Younghouse and Krissy Gaines, cousins of the bride. Andrea is the daughter of Rob and Laura Younghouse. Krissy is the daughter of Andrew and Tammy Gaines of Oran, Mo.

The reception was held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Scott City.

The groom's parents hosted the rehearsal dinner June 3 at St. Augustine Parish Center.

Mrs. Hamm is a 1999 graduate of Central High School, and received a bachelor of science degree in human environmental studies from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a teacher at the university's Child Enrichment Center.

The groom is a 1998 graduate of Notre Dame High School, and received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Southeast. He is a lead person at Do It Best Corp.

After a wedding trip to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the couple is residing in Jackson.