Gentry Sauder and Scott Peltier were united in marriage on Nov. 1, at the First Evangelical Free Church in Wichita in a double ring ceremony officiated by Kevin Ingram of Manhattan. Parents of the couple are Art and Connie Sauder of Great Bend and Jim and Theresa Peltier of Concordia.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore an ivory slim Maggie Sottero gown with lace and Swarovski crystals adorned with beading at the waist and a full train. She carried a bouquet of orange roses, fuschia orchids and lime dahlias intermixed with succulents.
Matron of honor was Jana Keeley of Olathe. Maid of honor was MaKenzie Sauder of Stillwater, Okla. Bridesmaids were Chyla Cooper of Manhattan, Lauren Klug of Olathe and Jessica Heller of Wichita. They wore fuschia colored, one shoulder, satin dresses with ruching at the empire waist. The carried smaller versions of the bride’s bouquet.
Bestman was Terry Peltier of Concordia. Groomsmen were Nick Owen of Salina, Brian Peltier of Andover, and Rex Ostmeyer and Jonathan Dravis, both of Wichita.
Ushers were Garrett Brummett and Greg Peltier, both of Concordia, Logan Gose of Austin, Texas and Matt Keeley of Olathe.
Flower girl was Reese Keeley, niece of the bride. Ring bearer was Cade Keeley, nephew of the bride.
The bride is employed as a 6th grade Language Arts Teacher an Andover Middle School.
The groom is employed as a 7th and 8th grade Science Teacher at Haysville West Middle School.
After a honeymoon in Jamaica the couple resides in Derby.