Julie Reser and Eric Rutkowski exchanged wedding vows at 5 p.m. May 25, 2012, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin. The Rev. William Rose was officiant during the double-ring service. A reception followed at Meadowbrook Park Ballroom, Bascom.
The bride is the daugher of Michael and Sue Reser of Tiffin.
The bridegroom is the son of Jeffrey and Irma Rutkowski of North Port, Fla.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore an ivory luxe, taffeta strapless gown. Pleating wrapped across the bodice to feature a sweetheart neckline. A sash embellished with rhinestones, crystals, pearls, bugle beads and sequins highlighted the waist of the ballgown skirt, which flowed into a chapel train. She carried a bouquet of purple hydrangeas accented with green roses tied with an ivory sash.
Laura Hill of Bucyrus was her sister's matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Angella Reser of Tiffin, sister in-law of the bride, and Megan Mansour of Silver Spring, Md., Tiffany Frazier of Fort Worth, Texas, and Elice Tucker of Oregon, Ohio, friends of the bride.
The groom's sister, Nicole Rutkowski of North Port, Fla., was an honorary attendant.
The attendants wore sapphire taffeta, floor-length dresses. The strapless dresses featured a pleated bodice accented with a sash at the waist of the ballgown skirt. They carried bouquets of purple hydrangeas accented with green roses tied with a sapphire sash.
Victor Livingston of Urbana, Ill., and John Rutkowski of Dominica, brothers of the groom, were best men. Groomsmen were Steven Reser of Tiffin, brother of the bride, Nathan Hill of Bucyrus, brother-in-law of the bride, and Zel Skrtic of Dublin, Ohio, friend of the groom.
The bride, a 2000 graduate of Calvert High School, graduated in 2006 from Ohio Northern University College of Pharmacy. She is a pharmacist at Walgreens in Monroe, Mich.
The bridegroom graduated in 2002 from Williamsville East High School, East Amherst, N.Y., and is working toward a degree in information technology. He is employed at Toledo Hospital.
Honoring the bride with miscellaneous showers were Irma and Nicole Rutkowski in March 2012 in North Port, Fla., and Laura Hill and Angie Reser in April 2012 in Tiffin.
A rehearsal dinner was at Reino's Catering, Tiffin.
Following a seven-day cruise on the Southern Caribbean, the couple resides at 5110 Merlot Drive, Oregon, OH 43616.