Trisha Weber, Capt. Christopher Mathis
Trisha Weber and Capt. Christopher Mathis were united in marriage at 7 p.m. Aug. 17 at St. Monica’s Catholic Church, Bardstown, Ky.
The bride is the daughter of Rhonda and Daniel Weber of Bardstown.
The bridegroom is the son of Julia Plummer Schokker and Dr. Johannes Schokker of Altoona.
Father Ben Brown, a commander in the U.S. Navy, performed the double-ring ceremony.
Mary Alice Plummer, grandmother of the groom, was the pianist.
Mary Alice and her husband, Cmdr. Raymond Plummer, grandfather of the groom, were soloists.
The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Adam Weber, brother of the bride, escorted her mother.
Amy Weber, sister of the bride, was maid of honor, and Tara Weber McIntyre, sister of the bride, was matron of honor.
Bridesmaids were Jana Jones, Melanie Newton and Katie Robison.
The flower girls were Natalie Mathis, niece of the groom, and Sophia Alpiger.
Capt. Dean Mathis, brother of the groom, served as best man.
Groomsmen were Adam Weber, Ted Mathis, Dan Joyce and James McGold-rick.
Sean Joyce and Ben Weber served as ushers.
Heather Mackenzie and Liz Joyce, cousins of the groom, performed the readings.
The traditional saber arch ceremony, performed after military weddings, was manned by Capt. Vincent Lynch, Capt. Ernest Lee, Capt. Jamie Boscow, Capt. Mike Miller, Capt. Jon Fairbrother and Capt. Dean Mathis.
The wedding reception was held at My Old Kentucky Home State Park, Bardstown.
The rehearsal dinner was held at The Rickhouse, Bardstown.
The couple took a honeymoon trip to the Dominican Republic.
They live in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Mrs. Mathis is a 2011 graduate of Western Kentucky University with a bachelor’s degree in news-editorial journalism.
She is a staff writer for the Kentucky Standard and an intern in the public relations office of the International Olympic Committee.
Capt. Mathis is a 2007 graduate of Slippery Rock University with a dual degree in international business and Spanish.
He is a Special Forces Infantry captain, combat dive qualified, in the U.S. Army, assigned to 10th Special Forces Group at Fort Carson, Colo.