Ryan Thompson and Katie Hilty exchanged vows on July 7, 2012, in a 4:00 ceremony, which was officiated by Reverend Kevin Gourley, at the Memorial Park Church in Allison Park, Pennsylvania.
Their wedding reception,which took place at The Mayernik Center in Pittsburgh, immediately followed, with their guests enjoying cocktails, hors d’oeuvre’s and good conversation while Ryan and Katie, along with their bridal party and families gathered for photos taken by Jon and Michelle Easterling, owners of draw.the.line.studio.
Formal introductions kicked off at 6:45 to much cheering and clapping, with parents and the bridal party being introduced to “Call On Me”, by Eric Prydz. Katie and Ryan then made their grand entrance accompanied by “Down”, by Jay Sean.
After dinner, which was was prepared by the wonderful staff at Erin’s Fine Foods, the bride and groom cut their cake, accompanied by ”All I Do Is Dream Of You”, by Michael Buble.
Following the cake cutting, Ryan and Katie shared their their first dance together as husband and wife, dancing to their chosen song, “You And I”, by Michael Buble.
Katie then shared a special dance with her father, David, accompanied by ”The Way You Look Tonight”, by Frank Sinatra. Ryan also shared a very special dance with his mom, DeeDee, accompanied by “Child Of Mine”, by Carole King.
It was an absolutely perfect evening, concluding with all of Ryan and Katie’s friends and family sharing the last dance of the night, accompanied by their chosen song, ”Don’t Stop Belivin”, by Journey.
Katie and Ryan will enjoy their honeymoon in the beautiful Bahamas!
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