Audrey Schroeder & Aaron Stolze
August 5, 2017
Audrey Schroeder and Aaron Stolze, both of St. Charles, were married at 1 p.m., August 5, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, St. Thomas. Fr. Jeremy Secrist performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of David and Judy Schroeder, St. Thomas. The groom is the son of Tom and Shawna Stolze, O'Fallon. Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore her mother's dress, slightly refashioned, with a fingertip veil edged with lace and beading. The honor attendant was Laurel Merz, Chesterfield, friend of the couple. The attendants were Brigita Martin, Creve Coeur, friend of the couple; Robyn Schroeder, St. Thomas, sister of the bride; Rebecca Schroeder, St. Thomas, sister of the bride; and Kayla Knight, St. Augustine, Fla., friend of the couple. The best man was Brett Arnold, St. Louis, friend of the couple. The groomsmen included Alex Schroeder, St. Thomas, brother of the bride; Brandon Elliot, St. Peters, friend of the couple; Austin Stolze, O'Fallon, brother of the groom; and Blake Toews, Wichita, Kan., friend of the couple. The flower girl was Olivia Pabst, daughter of Jeff and Kara Pabst, Jefferson City, cousin of the bride. The ring bearer was Gabriel Campa, son of Kris and Shey Campa, Venita Park, friend of the couple. The candlelighters were Ava Morris and Claire Morris, both of Jefferson City, cousins of the bride. The ushers were Benjamin Quiggins, Maryland Heights, friend of the couple, and Danny Hayward, Maryland Heights, friend of the couple. The organist was Jackie Prenger, St. Thomas, friend of the bride. The vocalists were Michael and Nalin Pendleton, Affton, friends of the couple. The Mass servers were Emily Schell, Isaac Prenger, and Jeremy Stockman, all of St. Thomas. The lector was David Stolze, Harvester, uncle of the groom; Larry Lueckenhoff, St. Thomas, godfather of the bride; and Christine Schroeder, Jefferson City, godmother of the bride. A dinner and dance reception followed the ceremony at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish Center. A rehearsal dinner was held August 4 at Madison's Cafe, Jefferson City. The bride is a 2010 graduate of Blair Oaks High School, Wardsville, and a 2014 graduate of Lindenwood University, St. Charles, with Bachelor of Art degrees in Interactive Media and Web Design, and in Digital Cinema Arts. She is a Producer at Triple Zilch Productions, St. Peters. The groom is a 2011 graduate of Ft. Zumwalt North High School, O'Fallon, and a 2017 graduate of Lindenwood University, St. Charles, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Digital Cinema Arts. He is a Producer at Daugherty, St. Louis. After a wedding trip to New Zealand, the couple resides in St. Charles.