Wedding – Welte/Schien

CARLINVILLE (Dec. 14, 2017) – Amanda Welte and Jacob Schien were married July 29, 2017, in Carlinville, with Rev. Curt Ebert officiating the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of David and Leann Barr of Carlinville and Troy and Raegan Welte of Windsor, Colo. and the granddaughter of Ida Mae and the late Donald Leach, Tim and Gayle Welte and the late Linda Welte, and Alison and the late Wayne Barr. She is a 2013 graduate of Carlinville High School and a 2017 graduate of St. John’s College of Nursing with a bachelor of science in nursing. She works as a registered nurse at Memorial Medical Center.

The groom is the son of Michael and Karen Schien of Montgomery and the grandson of Richard and Linda Schien and Ralph and Rosalie Burkhart. He is a 2012 graduate of Aurora Christian High School and a 2016 graduate of Greenville College with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. He works as a technical recruiter at Solution Partners.

Bridesmaids were the Adriann Welte (sister of the bride), Emily Barr (sister of the bride), Jessica Schien (sister of the groom) and Sara Corcoran (friend of the bride). Groomsmen were Joshua Schien (brother of the groom), Johnny DeVries, Matthew Gemmer and John Knight (friends of the groom).

A reception was held at Juliette Lodge in Litchfield with close friends and family. The couple honeymooned in Hawaii and now reside in Chatham.