The bride is the daughter of Jerome and Rosemarie Bier of Florissant.
The bridegroom is the son of Anthony and Catherine Bockhold of Dexter.
The Rev. Pat Ryan performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father.
The maid of honor was Robin Sommer of St. Louis, friend of the bride. Attendants were Amy Smith, friend of the bride of Illiopolis, Ill., Bonita Harris, cousin of the bridegroom of St. Louis, Cheryl Wachowe, friend of the bride of St. Louis, and Beckie Baum, friend of the bride of St. Louis.
The best man was Daniel Bockhold of Jefferson City, brother of the bridegroom. Groomsmen were Adam Kruger, brother of the bride of Omaha, Neb., Brian Huesgen, friend of the bridegroom of Columbia, Frank Wachowe, friend of the bridegroom of St. Louis, and Brian Lutmer, cousin of the bridegroom of Dexter.
Ushers were V.J. Bommarito, nephew of the bride of St. Louis, and Kenneth Bader, uncle of the bridegroom of Columbia. Guestbook attendant was Julia Bommarito, niece of the bride of St. Louis.
The bride is a 1998 graduate of Fontbonne University with a B.S. in speech pathology and a 2000 Masters in speech pathology from Fontbonne University. She is employed as a speech pathologist for Scottish Rite.
The bridegroom is a graduate of College of the Ozarks and is attending University of Missouri pursuing a Ph. D. in chemistry. He is employed as a teacher-assistant by the University of Missouri-Columbia.