Katherine Laura Harre and John Paul Baunach were united in marriage on May 30th, 2015 at Hidden Lake Winery & Banquet Center in Aviston. Reverend Darwin Schrader officiated the ceremony.
Katherine is the daughter of Clarence and Mary Harre of Nashville and the granddaughter of Doris Ostendorf, the late Alvin Ostendorf, and the late Arthur and Viola Harre.
John Paul is the son of John and Teresa Baunach of Hinckley. He is the grandson of Betty Presley, the late Melvin Presley and the late Violet Baunach.
The matron of honor was Katie Kobus, friend of the couple. Bridesmaids were JoAnna Cupp, friend of couple; Elise Campbell, friend of couple; and Sarah Nourzad, Amanda Baunach, and Alyssa Baunach, sisters of the groom. Peyton Goforth, cousin of the bride was the flower girl.
Josh McLain, friend of the couple served as best man. The groomsmen were Adam Bryant, Dan Myers, Travis Pyatt, Nick Groch, friends of the couple, and Justin Harre, brother of the bride. The ring bearer was Andrew Leoni, cousin of the groom.
Katherine is a 2006 graduate of Nashville Community High School and a 2010 graduate of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. She completed her dietetic internship from Central Michigan University in 2011. She holds a Bachelors degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics and is currently employed by St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates as a Registered Dietitian.
John Paul is a 2003 graduate of Hinckley-Big Rock High School and a 2007 graduate of Northern Illinois University with a Bachelors degree in Marketing with an emphasis in sales. He is currently employed with WJ Weiser and Associates as the Director of Industry Relations in Schaumburg.
The couple enjoyed a honeymoon in New Zealand and Australia and reside in Batavia.