Stephanie Hand and Geoffrey Kyle Ritter were united in marriage Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Steeleville. The Rev. Dr. Alan Wendel Janneke officiated.
Mr. and Mrs. Henry and Edna Hand of Cobden are the parents of the bride.
The bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald and Emma Ritter of Steeleville.
The newlyweds greeted guests at a reception held in the 17th Street Warehouse in Murphysboro.
After a honeymoon in the Dominican Republic, the newlyweds will reside in Makanda.
The bride is graduate of SIU. She is a dental assistant at SIU.
The bridegroom is a graduate of SIU. He is an automation consultant at Kirby Risk.