Sunday, December 14, 2003

ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Sacred Heart Catholic Church in St. Louis was the setting Aug. 23, 2003, for the wedding of Jennifer Starek and Eric Danker. The Rev. Robert Rosebrough performed the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Steven Starek and Kathleen Moore of St. Louis. The groom is the son of David and Rosetta Danker of Altenburg.

Matron of honor was Courtney Humbert. Bridesmaids were Alyssa Starek, sister of the bride; Krista Cornejo, Michelle Brunke, Ginger Lambert and Lainie Giovanini.

Tim Danker, brother of the groom, was best man. Groomsmen were Scott Starek, brother of the bride; Mark Winschel, Mark Layton, Dave Pursley and Ryan Owings. Ushers were Steve Kunkel, Brad Byergo, Randy Besand and Scott Pingel.

Flower girl was Rachel Pursley. Ringbearer was Ben Tripp, cousin of the groom.

The reception was held at Andre's West in Fenton, Mo.

Mrs. Danker received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She is a graphic designer with America Online Inc.

The groom received a bachelor of science degree in computer science from the university. He is a software developer with US Bank.

After a wedding trip to Negril, Jamaica, the couple is residing in St. Louis.