Karis Bouillon and Josh Schowchow exchanged wedding vows at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin. The Rev. Joseph Szybka was officiant during the double-ring Catholic nuptial Mass. A reception followed at Meadowbrook Park Ballroom, Bascom.
Karis is the daughter of Doug Bouillon of Tiffin and June Bouillon of Bascom.
Josh is the son of Dale and Laurie Schowchow of Bloomville.
Karis, given in marriage by her father, wore a strapless ivory silk, satin organza, softly-fluted Alvina Valenta gown featuring a sweetheart neckline accented with Alencon lace, an ivory silk chiffon overlay and a sweep train. She wore a birdcage veil, lace and chiffon flower headpiece and carried a bouquet of lamb's ear, lavendar, hydrangeas, peonies and white roses.
Shaina Bouillon of Bascom was her sister's maid of honor. Kim Andersons of Tiffin was her friend's matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Rachel Brickner of Bascom, cousin of the bride, and Makenzie Hall of Tiffin, Heather Johnson of Scottsdale, Ariz., Jessica Eisenhard of Tiffin and Christine Frankart of Columbus, friends of the bride. They wore strapless, tea-length, plum-colored lace Mackenzie Michaels dresses with sweetheart necklines and satin waist accents. They carried bouquets similar to the bride's.
Bryan Waldock and Carl Daniel of Sycamore served as best men for their friend. Groomsmen were Eric Daniel of Tiffin, Josh Griffin of Columbus and Shawn Tooley, friends of the groom; Doug Bouillon of Columbus, brother of the bride; and Nicholas Reinhard of Tiffin, friend of the bride.
Hayden Mills, niece of the groom, was flower girl. Daylin Robinson, nephew of the bride, was ring bearer.
Karis is a 2003 graduate of Hopewell-Loudon High School and a 2008 graduate of Owens Community College. She is a registered nurse at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria.
Josh is a 2006 graduate of Mohawk High School and is a foreman at Boca Construction.
Kim Andersons hosted a bridal shower June 23, 2013.
The rehearsal dinner took place at Reino's Party Room, downtown Tiffin.
Following a honeymoon trip to Ocho Rios, Jamaica, the newlyweds reside in Bloomville.