Abbie Friedman and Martin Ryan

Abbie Friedman and Martin Ryan exchanged wedding vows at 2 p.m. on Oct. 20, 2018, in St. Raphael Catholic Church, Dubois. Father Eugene Schmitt officiated at the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Terry and Denise Friedman, Dubois. The groom is the son of Allen and Marie Ryan, Wheaton, Illinois.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a Stella York ivory, classic sheath silhouette fit, Mikado fabric dress with a high neckline, fabric buttons trail down the train and a keyhole back. The dress was accented by a train and a two-tier veil by Ann Ansonia.

Music for the ceremony was provided Gary Mueller, Jasper, and Amanda Verkamp, Corydon.

The bride chose her sister, Channing Ziegler of Jasper, as matron of honor. Allison Pund, lifelong friend of the bride, Ferdinand, ;Laine Busick, first cousin of the bride, Dubois; Sabrina Harris, lifelong friend of the bride, Dubois; Melissa Todd, college friend of the bride, Littleton, Colorado; and Lindsay Ryan, sister of the groom, Chicago, were bridesmaids. The flower girl was Palmer Ziegler, goddaughter of the bride, Jasper.

The bridesmaids wore a Sorella Vita, burgundy, classic sheath silhouette fit, satin fabric dress with a high, wide neckline. The back of the gowns dip into a slight V accented with four thin straps.

Mr. Ryan chose his brother, David Ryan of Madison, Wisconsin, as best man. Mike Roche, college friend of the groom, Chicago; Nathaniel Kollias, lifelong friend of the groom, Ithaca, New York; Mike Graham, college friend of the groom, Chicago; Wade Friedman, brother of the bride, Dubois; and Cody Ziegler, brother-in-law of the couple, Jasper, were groomsmen. The ring bearer was Augustin Pund, godson of the bride, Ferdinand.

A reception was held at the Huntingburg Event Center.

The couple took a wedding trip to Maui, Hawaii, and is living in Nashville, Tennessee.

The bride is a 2008 graduate of Northeast Dubois High School, Dubois. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in tourism management from Indiana University, Bloomington, in 2012. She is the meeting manager for the American College of Sports Medicine.

Mr. Ryan is a 2007 graduate of Wheaton (Illinois) Warrenville South High School. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in business from the Indiana University Kelly School of Business, Bloomington. He is a corporate banking officer at Fifth Third Bank.




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