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Terrill, Vandertulip wed

Rosemary Terrill, daughter of Norman and Debra Terrill of Hondo, and Lee Vandertulip, son of Don and Ginny Vandertulip of San Antonio, were joined in holy matrimony at 4 p.m. Saturday, January 4, 2014, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in San Antonio. Rev. Skip Courter officiated the ceremony.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

Man of honor was Justin Hinojosa, friend of the couple. Bridesmaids were Evelyn Ramirez, Erica Wong, Mary Cole and Callie Williamson, friends of the couple and all of San Antonio. Junior bridesmaid was Harli Glass of New Braunfels, goddaughter of the bride.

Flower girls were Isabella Miterko of New Braunfels, cousin of the bride, and Emily Vandertulip of San Antonio, the groom’s niece. Ringbearer was Brice Terrill of Hondo, the bride’s nephew.

Serving as best man was Joe Vandertulip of San Antonio, the groom’s twin brother. His groomsmen were Johnathan Sanford, Celso Zepeda and Jenna Sawyer, all of San Antonio, and Branden Galia of New York City, all friends of the couple.

Ushers were the bride’s brother, Trey Terrill of Hondo and TJ Vaughn of San Antonio, friend of the couple.

A reception was held at San Antonio International Center.

Following a honeymoon in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the couple settled in San Antonio.

The bride attended Medina Valley High School. She is employed by Metropolitan Methodist Hospital.

The groom attended McArthur High School. He is self-employed.

The bridesmaids wore royal blue one-shoulder strap and knee length dresses with silver shoes and strings of pearl necklaces and earrings from the bride and groom. The bridesmaids bouquets were sunflowers with blue flowers and orange mini-roses twined with burlap and lace.

The flower girl wore a white lace dress with yellow underlay with royal blue sash and a flower at the waist. She wore sequined, royal blue ballet shoes. She carried a small wicker basket accented with burlap flowers and royal blue ribbon which was made by Megan’s aunt.

The men wore black Vera Wang tuxedos. Weston wore an ivory vest and tie and was carrying an old small family Bible and keepsake in his pocket which has been a family tradition. The groomsmen, ring-bearer and ushers wore royal blue vests with ties. The fathers wore charcoal grey vests and ties.

The ring bearer carried a pillow made by Megan’s aunt with burlap accented with twine and royal blue ribbon.

All the groomsmen wore boutonnieres with a small sunflower, blue flower, orange mini roses and burlap.

Grandparents of the bride are Mary Emma Heiligman, of Hondo and the late Robert Heiligman, and Clovis Boehme, of Castroville and the late Dorothy Jean Boehme. For the groom were Gerald and Helen Marie Nickel of Castroville and Bill and Joyce Springer of San Antonio.

The altar servers were Hayden and Addison Guinther; readers were Michelle Ginnard and Nathan Pipes, cousins of the bride and Lisa Nickel, cousin of the groom. The eucharistic ministers were M’Lee Perales, Denise Kempf, Cheri Haby, Barbara Fitzsimon, Francis Haby, Wayne Rodgers and Diane Beck. Music was by Julie Nixon, Michele Wright-Mangold and Julie Guinther.

The newly married couple traveled from the church to the reception site in a Classic Antique Car provided by Tom Campbell.

The reception was held at Koenig Park which was decorated with a rustic country corral theme using burlap, lace, sunflowers and blue flowers which fit the character of the bride and groom. Barbed wire crosses were given to the guests as a reminder of their wedding day. The guests enjoyed a fun evening of good food, dancing, and taking pictures in a photo booth.

Music was provided by DJ Keith Lutz. Helen and Edgar Skolaut Jr. and Annastacia and Gordon Hitzfilder led the grand march.

The groom’s cake was a three-layer round cake with chocolate and camo layers with deer antlers on top with the words “Hunt is Over” sitting on a wooden platform.

The bride’s cake was an antique white, four-tiered square cake with pearls and lace icing accented with burlap, lace and rhinestones with a flower cake top.

The couple were sent off with a shower of bubbles as they rode in a limo on their way to a honeymoon at Sandal Resort at Nassau, Bahamas. They plan to reside in Castroville.






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