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Winning Couple: Carly Kraverath of Cudahy Wisconsin & Iven Schaffer of Chicago were married by Rev Pam October 25, 2014 in a private garden ceremony in the Revs Mt Prospect Home called Pine Manor. Joined by their parents, the couple exchanged vows and rings with reverend Pamela performing the oath of marriage at 2:30pm. After the ring ceremony, the couple affirm their marriage by the lighting of a Unity Candle and a rose ceremony, where the couple exchange roses symbolizing the gift of true and abiding love within the devotion of marriage. The Bride carried a bouquet that was made for her by Rev Pam an original creation with matching groom's boutonnière. The Rev also took the photos as part of her Best Value wedding package.
After the ceremony the couple and their family celebrated with a delicious wedding cake made by Mt Prospects cake boss Central Continental Bakery / wedding cake manager Katie Collins (847) 870-9500. The cake was a six inch marble wedding cake, with white chocolate mouse filling and butter cream frosting with flowers falling down the side accented in red.
The couple now reside in Kent Washington where Iven was transferred after receiving a promotion as Industrial Belt Technician with his company Lewis-Goetz based in Pittsburgh. The couple spent their honeymoon on a cross-country road-trip moving to their new home. They holidayed at Mount Rushmore as the highlight of their trip.
In honor of the 300th wedding couple, Rev Pam's overnight partner, Country Inn and Suites O'Hare by Carlson Mt Prospect gave the couple a king Jacuzzi suite for being the 300th Pine Manor Couple. Pine Manor Couples and their guests get exclusive discounts at this partner hotel. http://ilweddingofficiant.com/HOTEL-DISCOUNTS_Country-Inn--Suites-Ohare-Mt-Prospect%2CDiscount_HotelRates.html
Since it's conception, only a few years ago, Rev Pam has had the honor of marring couples from all over the world. She specializes in serving her couples according to their unique personalities, beliefs and desires and has dozens of 5-star reviews from her couples. She was one of five officiates to marry couples at the MCAs EQIL celebration of Illinois legalization of same-sex marriage in June 2014. Her home, Pine Manor was also featured on the morning broadcast of Fox32 TV with showing several segments at the manor speaking to couples and the hotel throughout the morning show, May 30, 2014 with Darlene Hill Fox 32 Chicago Journalist covering the legalization of same-sex marriage.
The Revs home, Pine Manor Chicago, is a unique wedding venue located in a legal same-sex state, Mt Prospect, Illinois. The courthouse alternative wedding venue offering an intimate, home elegance perfect for a small guest list of up to 30, or a private elopement to Chicagoland's Northwest suburbs. The Dutch Colonial is the private home of IL Wedding Officiant, Rev Pamela who opens her home offering couples a budget friendly wedding alternative with 1920's charm and suburban hospitality. PineManorChicago.com Call 8-8pm 847-873-7463 LGBTQ & Pagan Friendly unique wedding venues chicago west loop, unique wedding reception venues Chicago, unique wedding venues near west side, best wedding venues in Chicago, cheap wedding venues Chicago, affordable chicago wedding venues, chicago wedding venues on a budget.