Weddings

Hein, Donatelli wed March 8
Hein, Donatelli wed March 8
Monica Fay Hein and Daniel Benjamin Donatelli, both of Mission, exchanged wedding vows at 3:30 p.m. March 8 in a double-ring ceremony.

The wedding was at the First Presbyterian Church in Newton with pastor James Anderson officiating.

Parents of the bride are Kenton and Barbara Buller of Newton and Kevan and Vicki Hein of Durham.

Parents of the groom are Daniel and Kathy Donatelli of Shawnee Mission.

The church decorations included baby?s breath wreaths at the sanctuary entrance, lace panel curtains across the back of the sanctuary and two large bouquets of white peonies, roses and gladiolas at the front of the sanctuary.

Single candles were lit by the couple?s mothers for use in unity candle.

Musicians included LouAnne Voth of Halstead as soloist; JoAnn Nickel of Goessel as pianist and Grace String Quartet from Wichita played the prelude, processional and recessional at the ceremony as well as two hours dinner accompaniment at the reception.

The bride?s dress was long taffeta (persian) silk Paula Varsalona gown with embellished Swarovski crystal belt. Her bouquet was white roses with accents of wheat in memory of Ray?mond Buller, the bride?s grandfather.

Stacy Gerber, a friend of the bride, was the matron of honor.

Bridesmaids included Lindsay Weber, Erin Wyatt, Mary Coiner, friends of the bride; and Jennifer Hutchin?son, sister of the groom.

The flower girl was Hayden Weber, friend of the bride.

The best man was Steve Schumer, friend of the groom.

Groomsmen were Eric Pavlicko, friend of the groom; Tony Hein, brother of the bride; and Douglas Hutchinson, brother-in-law of the groom.

The ringbearer was Cole Hutchinson, nephew of the groom.

A reception from 6-11 p.m. followed the ceremony at Wichita Boathouse. The event was hosted by Kenton and Barbara Buller.

Reception helpers and gift carriers were Henry Hein, Dallas Whorton and Aaron Hein, nephews of the bride. Guestbook attendants were Grace Hein and Isabelle Whorton, nieces of the bride.

The bride is a graduate of Newton High School and earned a bachelor?s degree in psychology from Wichita State University and a master?s in business administration from Baker University in Baldwin City.

The groom is a graduate of Boardman (Ohio) High School and earned an associate?s degree in network systems administration. He will complete his bachelor?s degree in IT management during the summer.

The bride is employed with Insurance Management Associates in Overland Park as a surety manager.

The groom is employed as an IT specialist for Clarkson Construction Co. in Kansas City.

The rehearsal dinner was at 6:30 p.m. March 7 at Red Rock Canyon Grill in Wichita. It was hosted by Dan and Kathy Donatelli, parents of the groom.

The honeymoon was in Sonoma, Calif.

The couple are at home in Mission.