Brittney Leila Laue of Altamont and Brady Joseph Kramer of Farina were united in marriage in a ceremony at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at St. Theresa of Avila Catholic Church in Salem, with the Rev. Robert Zwilling officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Dale and Carol Laue of Altamont; the granddaughter of Fred Richter, Bev Kopplin and the late Leila Richter, Allen and Sandy Laue, and Clint and Janice Thrasher; and the great-granddaughter of Gen Rincker.
The bride’s maid of honor was Brittany Robinson. Bridesmaids were Molly Laue, Bethany Lane, Sarah Kramer and Daphne Hoffman.
The groom is the son of Keith and Denise Kramer of Farina, and the grandson of Harry and Mary Ann Deters and the late Madonna Deters, and Eugene and Marilyn Kramer.
The groom’s best man was Justin Schaal. Groomsmen were Brandon Laue, Blake Lane, Brock Barnick and Cody Heiden.
Ushers were Fred Richter, Josh Wollin and Kyle Kuhns. Ringbearers were Carter Richter and Clay Miller.
Music for the ceremony was provided by Ally Richter, Sarah Niebrugge, Jared Laue and Mary Beth Niebrugge. Ceremony readings were by Greg Richter, Keith Deters, Wayne Deters and Karen Grossman.
Lauren Kramer was the altar server. Guest book and program attendants were Mackenzie Hoene, Kaitlyn Hoene and Anna Kramer.
A reception, dinner and dance were held at the Carriage House Event Center in Altamont.
Greeters for the reception were Fritz and Karen Richter, and Cindy Deters. Cake servers were Kristen Bowen, Cassie Gouchenour, Lydia Holste, Brooke McClelland and Jessica Pryor. Master of ceremonies was Greg Richter.
The bride is a 2008 graduate of Altamont Community High School and a 2011 graduate of Eastern Illinois University with bachelor’s degree in elementary education.
She is a kindergarten teacher at South Central Elementary School in Kinmundy.
The groom is a 2008 graduate of South Central High School and a 2010 graduate of Lake Land College with an associate’s degree in agriculture production.
He is a grain farmer and raises registered Angus cattle.
Following a honeymoon to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic the couple resides in Farina.