Miss Abby Biswell of Quincy and Mr. Matthew Howard of Ballwin, Mo., were united in marriage at 4 p.m. July 6, 2019, at the Quincy Country Club.
The bride is a daughter of Matt and Lori Biswell of Quincy. Abby is currently attending Missouri State University, with plans to graduate with a BA in Elementary Education in May 2021.
The groom is a son of John and Teresa Howard of Ballwin, Mo. Matthew is currently attending Missouri State University, with plans to graduate with a BS in Finance in Dec. 2020.
The bride was given away by her parents at the ceremony conducted by Kory Hollensteiner.
Maid of honor was Morgan Hill, friend of bride. Bridesmaids were Kara Vandament, friend of bride, Baylee Mundt, friend of bride, Taylor Tweedell, friend of bride, and Olivia Watson, friend of bride.
Best man was Caleb Howard, brother of groom. Groomsmen were Josh Howard, brother of groom, Blake Biswell, brother of bride, Garrett Nau, friend of groom, and Brendan McKenna, friend of groom. Ushers were Bob Jung, friend of groom, and Isaiah Campbell, cousin of groom.
Flower girl was Gianna Grace Biswell, cousin of bride.
Ringbearers were William and Thomas Biswell, cousins of bride.
Music by Francis Camerer, vocalist, Jordan Frese, guitarist, and Bennett Garippo, percussionist. Programs with Brandt Garippo. Guest book with Jocelyn Campbell.
John and Teresa Howard, parents of groom, hosted a rehearsal dinner July 5, 2019, at Tiramisu, Quincy.
A reception began at 6 p.m. July 6, 2019, at Quincy Country Club.
After a honeymoon cruise to the western Caribbean, the newlyweds are at home in Springfield, Mo.