Christopher Patrick O’Connell and Erika Lynn McDonald were married on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 at Assumption Catholic Church, Chicago, Ill.
The bride is the daughter of Sean McDonald, of Island Lake, Ill., and Colleen and Daniel Whittington, of Lombard, Ill. The bridegroom is the son of Daniel and Jody O’Connell, of Walnut Drive, Town of Lee.
The Rev. Joseph Chamblain, O.S.M. pastor, officiated. The bride was escorted by her father and step-father.
Maid of honor was Kelly Hogan. Bridesmaids were Katie Walsh; Aimee O’Connell, sister of the groom; Lauren Aloia; Katelyn William; and Ashley Brown.
Jason Relyea served as best man. Groomsmen included Jay Olney, James Pollack, Jim Barron, Ken Glindmyer and Eric Bellendir.
Following a reception at River Road, Chicago, Ill., the couple departed on a honeymoon trip to Paris, France and Chania, Greece.
Mr. and Mrs. O’Connell reside on Saratoga Avenue, Downers Grove, Ill.
Mrs. O’Connell, a graduate of the University of Illinois and the University of Illinois at Chicago, is a patient access director at Pinnacle Dermatology, LLC, Lombard, Ill. Her husband, a graduate of Siena College and of DePaul University, is the associate director at Protiviti, Chicago, Ill.