Natalie Anne Koeijmans and Anthony Barrett Koch were united in the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on June 5, 2010, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Dallas. The nuptial mass was celebrated by the Rev. Philip Postell and the Rev. Jack Deeves. A reception followed the ceremony at Brook Hollow Golf Club of Dallas.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dominic Gerard Koeijmans of Dallas. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gerard Dominic Koeijmans and Mrs. Mary Neuhoff Balisteri and the late Mr. Joseph Francis Balisteri Jr., all of Dallas.
The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Anthony Koch of Dallas. He is the grandson of Mrs. Gordon Gano Tucker and the late Mr. Tucker of Dallas and Mrs. Jack Earl Koch and the late Mr. Koch of Houston.
For her wedding, the bride chose a strapless gown, designed by Vera Wang, made of silk taffeta that draped at the bodice and flowed into a graceful chapel-length train. She carried a beautifully styled, hand-tied bouquet of peonies, hydrangeas, and roses, all in soft, elegant shades of white. To complete her ensemble, the bride wore a two-tiered veil, delicately trimmed in French lace.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. Attending as maids of honor were her sisters Grace Elinor and Hannah Louise Koeijmans. Her bridesmaids were Mary Catherine Arbuckle, Casey Marie Butzberger, Kendal Marie Flatley, Anna Ramsey Hawkins, Kendrick Lyn Koch, Mallory Elizabeth Massanelli, Emily Genovese Miller, and Malorie Britton Perry.
Serving the groom as best men were his three brothers Joshua Taylor, Matthew Cavanaugh, and Steven Tucker Koch. Groomsmen included Bennett Charles Bark, Jason Michael Behler, Joseph Richard Caputo, Casey Tyler Hill, Anthony Tyler Mellos, Nicholas Grant Morrow, and Brad Justin Moseley. Ushers included John Curl Denton, Earl Hannum Devanny IV, John Alan Folmnsbee, and cousins of the bride John Ryan Koeijmans and Joseph Anthony Unis Jr.
Members of the house party were Ashley Edrington Ashbaugh, Keaton Peper Benn, Helen Roe Lewis, Meredith Leigh Mangum, Ellen Elizabeth Morrow and Rachel Ann Upshaw. Kylie Dawn Koeijmans, the flower girl, and both ring bearers, Samuel Gerard and Noah Woods Koeijmans, were also the bride’s cousins.
The bride is a graduate of Ursuline Academy of Dallas. She received her Bachelor of Science in human development and family sciences from the University of Texas at Austin and she graduated first in her class with a Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene from Baylor College of Dentistry.
The groom is a graduate of Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from Trinity University in San Antonio. The groom is an employee of Ben E. Keith.
Following a honeymoon trip to Costa Rica, the couple will reside in Austin.