Alicja Bala and Brian Bogucki
Bala And Bogucki Wed
Alicja Bala of Chicago, and Brian Bogucki originally of Ballwin, Mo., were married at Hoosier Grove Barn in Streamwood, on September 9, 2017.
Alicja is the daughter of Andrzej and Maria (Maciol) Bala all born in Sieniawa, Poland and now living in Oak Lawn. Brian is the son of Eugene and Cheryl (Janowski) Bogucki of Ballwin, Mo., and the grandson of Leonard and Bernice (Borowiak) Janowski of Scheller, and Eugene and Eleanor (Bauza) Bogucki of St. Louis.
The Officiant was Reverend Giovanni. Attendants were: Shayna Moreno, Matron of Honor- friend of the bride; Shelli Bogucki- sister of the groom; Jen Kobelt- friend of the bride; Ellen Eastwood- friend of the bride. Andy Greco, Best Man- friend of the groom; Daniel Janowski- cousin of the groom; Rett Thompson- friend of the groom; Andrew Kummerfeld- friend of the groom. Flower girls: Kayla and Chloe Williams- nieces of the bride. Ring bearers: Ryan and Dylan Skowyra- nephews of the bride. Bridal couriers: Aleksandra and Adam Bala- niece and nephew of the bride.
Many family members and friends were in attendance for a beautiful outdoor ceremony followed by a cocktail hour enhanced by a bluegrass duet (which also played for the ceremony). Following was a delicious and unique dinner and a joyful, fun-filled reception in the quaint and warm setting of Hoosier Grove Barn.