Sunday, June 3, 2007

KELSO, Mo. -- Geri Lynn Bradshaw and William Steven LeGrand II were married May 27, 2006, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso, Mo. The Rev. Scott Sunnenberg performed the ceremony. Vocalists were Marissa Huff and Justin Moore of Cape Girardeau, and Hayley Deschamps of Pittsburgh, Pa. Violinist was Liesl Schoenberger of Cape Girardeau, organist was Meg Garner of Jackson, and guitarists were Huff and Deschamps.

The bride is the daughter of Patty Bradshaw of Kelso and Ron Bradshaw of New Hamburg, Mo. The groom is the son of Bill and Teresa LeGrand of Kelso.

Maid of honor was Gina Bradshaw, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Genny Bradshaw, sister of the bride; and Natalie Dittmer and Valene Seyer, sisters of the groom.

B.J. Tanksley, cousin of the groom, was best man. Groomsmen were John Peirick; and Chris Dittmer and Adam Seyer, brothers-in-law of the groom. Ushers were Brandon Tanksley and Jason LeGrand, cousins of the groom; and Anthony Riley.

Flower girls were Anna and Kate Dittmer, nieces of the groom. Ringbearer was Robert Carter, cousin of the groom.

Candlelighters were Emma Beel and Elizabeth Beussink.

Altar servers were Austin and Alex Bradshaw, brothers of the bride.

A dinner and dance reception was held at Drury Lodge.

Mrs. LeGrand is a 2002 graduate of Notre Dame Regional High School, and a 2006 graduate of the Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio. She was the junior high religion teacher at St. Vincent de Paul Grade School in Cape Girardeau the past school year.

The groom is a 2000 graduate of Notre Dame, and 2004 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. He is a detail draftsman with Standley Batch Systems Inc. in Cape Girardeau.

The couple resides in Chaffee, Mo.