Holly Eckel and Keith Ring were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. May 21, 2011, at Ohio Memorial Chapel. Aria Alaudini presided over the double-ring ceremony. A reception followed at Tiffin Eagles.
Holly is the daughter of Albert and Christine Eckel of Tiffin. Keith is the son of Timothy and Sandra Ring of Tiffin.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a white, strapless, A-line gown featuring a soft, flowing chiffon skirt with an organza overlay. The waist was accented with a black ribbon. She wore a tiara with a shoulder-length veil. She carried a bouquet of stargazer lilies and pink daisies hand-tied with a black ribbon.
Mr. and Mrs. Ring
Kara Perry of Columbus was her friend's matron of honor. Erin Gittinger of Orlando was her friend's maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Marisa Brown of Tiffin, cousin of the groom; Kristy Siegle of Toledo, cousin of the bride; Nicole Schock of Columbus, friend of the couple; Liza Vondenberg of Worthington, friend of the bride; Melissa Widman of Akron, friend of the bride; and Chris Newland of Columbus, friend of the bride. The ladies wore black, strapless, floor-length charmeuse gowns. The matron and maid of honor carried smaller bridal bouquets and the bridesmaids carried bouquets of pink daisies with hand-tied black ribbon.
Nick Ring of Tiffin was his brother's best man. Groomsmen were Ben Brown of Tiffin, cousin of the groom, and Nate Perry of Columbus, Jamie Ludwig, Eric Lopez and Steve Newland, all of Tiffin, Michael Hall of Findlay and Michael McClung of Orlando, all friends of the groom.
Sophia Ring of Columbus, daughter of the couple, Ethan Ring of Tiffin, nephew of the groom and Rico Lopez of Tiffin, godson of the groom, were the flower girl and ring bearers, respectively.
Holly is a 2002 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School. She is employed as the business development coordinator at Jim Keim Ford, Columbus.
Keith is a 1996 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School. He is a self-employed contractor.
The matron of honor hosted a shower April 16, 2011, at Tiffin Elks. The rehearsal dinner was at New Riegel Cafe.
After honeymooning in Santa Monica and Las Vegas, the couple lives in Columbus.