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Wedding: Alt — Sliwinski

Hanover — Katherine Alt and Peter Sliwinski were married on June 8, 2013.

The wedding took place in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago and was presided over by Pastor Ken Simpson.

The bride was given away in marriage by her father.

The matron of honor was Elizabeth Portrey. Bridesmaids were Maureen Gribble, Suzanne McEneely, Adrienne Silva, Maureen Curley, Blair Burke and Brittany Frain.

Alex Sliwinski was the best man. Groomsmen were Max Sliwinski, Adam Simpson, Chris Beck, Michael Gribble, Ryan Portrey and Patrick McEnnely.

A reception was held at The Murphy, a historic site in downtown Chicago, where 180 guests celebrated with the bride and groom with dinner, dancing and a live band.

The bride is the daughter of Mary Ellen and Leo Alt, of Lake Forest, Ill. She graduated from Lake Forest High School in 2004 and earned a degree in communications from the University of Colorado in 2008. She is employed as a fashion marketing specialist at Linkshare in Chicago.

The bridegroom is the son of Suzanne Martin, of Hanover, and Ron Sliwinksi, of Madison, Wis. He graduated from Hanover High School in 2005 and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and advertising from the University of Colorado in 2009. He is employed as a media supervisor for Oracle in Chicago.

The couple honeymooned off the coast of Croatia.