Tiffany Lee Callihan and Mark Aaron Anderwald were united in marriage on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008 at 5:30 p.m. Arlington Heights Church of Christ.
The double ring ceremony was officiated by Gene Polvado of Sugar Land. A special reading was given by Wesley Callihan, brother of the bride.
Following the ceremony, a dinner and dance reception was held at the North Shore Country Club in Portland. On the eve of the wedding, a rehearsal dinner was held at Joe Cotten's Bar-B-Que.
The bride is the daughter of Tracey Sizemore Callihan of Robstown, and Mr. and Mrs. Michael Callihan of San Antonio. Grandparents of the bride are Ronnie and Virginia Sizemore of Corpus Christi, Jesse and Margaret Callihan of El Dorado, Ark., and the late Geneva Callihan.
The groom is the son of Vivian Anderwal of Temple, and David Anderwald of Corpus Christi. Grandparents of the groom are Ed Anderwald of Corpus Christi, and the late Leon and Joyce Rapp.
Given in marriage by her parents and escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless, beaded mermaid gown in Laupe by Moonlight Couture and a fingertip veil with crystal details. She carried a hand tied bouquet of white roses and calla lilies. She also carried a handkerchief belonging to her great-grandmother, the late Lillian Warren.
Christina Jenkins of Corpus Christi, best friend of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids included Jenna Taylor of Austin, cousin of the bride; Jessica Collinsworth of Portland, and Delaney Rapp of Temple, cousins of the groom; and Tracy Hunt of Corpus Christi, friend of the bride and groom. Junior bridesmaid was Lillian Hoskinson of Portland, cousin of the bride. They wore floor length dresses in truffle and carried hand tied bouquets of tropical calla lilies.
Flower girl was Xoclle Affholter of Temple, cousin of the groom. She wore an off-white sleeveless dress with a persimmon sash.
Serving as grrom's best man was his brother, Ryan Anderwald of Corpus Christi. Groomsmen were Clay Collinsworth of Portland, Justine Johnson and Clay Anderwald, both of Corpus Christi, cousins of the groom; and Wesley Callihan of Robstown, brother of the bride. Junior groomsman was Miles Callihan of Robstown, brother of the bride.
Ring bearers were Hunter Callihan of San Antonio, brother of the bride, and Aaron Anderwald of Corpus Christi, nephew of the groom.
Serving as ushers were Spencer Anderwald and Drew Anderwald, cousins of the groom; and Jake Goodwin and Nick Jenkins, friends of the bride and groom.
Randi Pollard and Danika Lekosky served as attendants at the guest book.
Tiffany is a 2003 graduate of Calallen High School and Mark is a 1996 graduate of New Braunfels Canyon High School. Both are employed at Bay, Ltd.
The couple celebrated with a trip to Las Vegas, and plans a summer honeymoon touring Greece.
Tiffany and Mark make their home in Webster.