Jeffrey Davidson Geistweidt and Tara Michele Dusek were united in marriage Sept. 6, 2008 in Lake Jackson. Parents of the bride are Mark and Patricia Dusek of Lake Jackson, and parents of the groom are Joe D. and Nettie Geistweidt and Joe and Pam Martin of Glen Rose.

Laura Dusek served her sister as Maid of Honor. Other attendants for the bride were Katy Fehler of Glen Rose; Hilary Rabuse, Megan Dornburg Kowalzcik, Madeline McBride and Nina Alborzi of Lake Jackson; Melody Minor of Colleyville; and cousins Heather Dusek and Jynna Dusek of East Bernard.

Serving the groom as best man was Andrew Fehler of Glen Rose. Other groomsmen included Colt Smith, Chance Smith, Zak Wegand, Ty Henrich, Justin Livingston, Kyle Bow and Chilo Cardenas, all originally from Glen Rose, and cousin Hunter Geistweidt of Mason.

Julianne DeLay, niece of the groom, served as flower girl. Colby Sorensen, second cousin of the bride, was ring bearer.

Reading of the scripture was performed by Cheryl Dusek, aunt of the bride.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a candle light mermaid style dress by Jasmine Bridal Collection. It had a sweetheart neckline and was embellished with crystals and pearls. The bridal attendants wore chocolate brown strapless cocktail dresses also designed by Jasmine Bridal. The groom and groomsmen wore light tan suits with ties and pocket squares in the many flavors of chocolate to accent the bridal party.

Many family and friends enjoyed dinner and dancing at the reception. Decorations included deep brown satin table covers covered in black velvet roses and candles to please the bride and deer horns to include the groom The three-tiered bride’s cake was vanilla with butter cream icing. The groom’s cake was a rich german chocolate, the groom’s favorite flavor.

The couple was honored by several showers prior to the wedding. A His and Her Backyard Barbeque was held in Glen Rose on June 28. Hostesses for the event were Jeff’s sisters, Gayla DeLay and Jana Hendrick, aunt Wanda Davidson, cousins Tamara Davidson and Tracy Mikulencak, and friends Katy Fehler and Susan Lee.

On Aug. 2, a Bridal Shower was held in Lake Jackson. Hostesses included her aunts Cheryl an Jackie Dusek of East Bernard, Peggy Hasdorff, Lori Muschalek, and Linda Durham of Edna.

After returning from a honeymoon to the Bahamas Mr. and Mrs. Geistweidt make their home in College Station.