Dr. Lauren Christine Strnad and Dr. Matthew Ryan Reynolds, both of St. Louis, were united in marriage Sept. 12, 2012. A private family Mass was held at St. John Nepomuk in St. Louis, and an outdoor ceremony and reception were held at Chaumette Winery in Ste. Genevieve.
Bride’s parents are Greg and Carla Strnad, Washington. Groom’s parents are Ron and Dayna Reynolds, Lansing, Mich.
Serving as maid of honor was Kara Strnad, Washington. Bridesmaids were Alecia Turner, Washington, Kelly Kopac, Del Rio, Texas, and Denise Asbed, St. Louis.
Best man was Kyle Reynolds, Washington, D.C. Groomsmen were Ben Gartrell, New York, N.Y., and Jared Strnad, Union.
The bride has a doctorate in occupational therapy from Washington University and works in premature infant research at Washington University School of Medicine.
The groom has an MD and Ph.D. from Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill. He is a physician and neurosurgery resident at Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
After a wedding trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, the couple reside in Dublin, Ireland, and will return to the United States in early 2014.