Caryn Lenae Lippincott and Jared Mark Tate were married May 10, 2014, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Hannibal.

The bride is the daughter of Jeanine and Rick Balzer of Colchester, Ill., and Chris Lippincott of New London. She is the granddaughter of Charles and Sheila Foster of New London and Elaine Lippincott of Hannibal.

The groom is the son of Mark and Chris Tate of Hannibal. He is the grandson of George and the late Joyce Corum of Hannibal and Edward and Mary Jane Tate of Maywood.

Pastor Michael Stoerger officiated the 3 p.m. ceremony. Jerry Rosenkrans and Seth Wade, friends of the groom and bride, provided instrumental music and vocals. Caitie Corum, cousin of the groom, performed a solo during the wedding ceremony.

Chelsea Lippincott-Dunn, sister of the bride, was the matron of honor. Brittni Shaw, friend of the bride and groom, was the maid of honor. Alyx Hosley, Paige Codilis, Cassidy Delonjay and Ryean Callahan, friends of the bride and groom, were bridesmaids. Kaydence Veach and Chloe Allen, cousins of the bride, were junior bridesmaids.

Eric Greenwald, friend of the groom and bride, was the best man. Brad Brinkley, Aaron Curtis, J.D. Dodd, Drew Leonard and Brandon Griffith, friends of the groom and bride, were groomsmen. Dane Dunn, nephew of the bride, was junior groomsman.

Cole Simmons and Kyle Kuschel, friends of the groom and bride, and Ben Dunn, brother-in-law of the groom, were ushers. Audra Gilstrap and Jennifer Link, friends of the bride and groom, were candle-lighters and guestbook attendants.

Addison Veach, cousin of the bride, was the flower girl and Bryson Dunn, nephew of the groom, was the ring-bearer.

The celebration continued with a reception at American Legion Post 55 in Hannibal. Riverside Smokehouse of Quincy, Ill., catered the event, and High Class Disc Jockey of Saint Peters, Mo., provided music entertainment.

The couple honeymooned in the Dominican Republic at the Excellence Punta Cana before returning home to Overland Park, Kan.

The bride is a 2009 graduate of Hannibal Senior High School and a 2013 Cum Laude graduate of the University of Missouri – Columbia with a Bachelor of Journalism in Strategic Communication. She also earned minors in Business and Personal Financial Management Services and was an active member of Delta Gamma – Mu Chapter. She is currently a digital media buyer at PlattForm Advertising in Lenexa, Kan.

The groom is a 2008 graduate of Hannibal Senior High School and a 2012 Cum Laude graduate of the University of Missouri – Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering. He earned a minor in Math and was a member of Alpha Gamma Sigma – Beta Chapter. He is currently a junior civil engineer at Argus Consulting in Overland Park, Kan.

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