Brooke Schuiteboer and Richard Spaiser exchanged their wedding vows at their destination wedding, May 19, 2012, on the beach in St. Augustine, Fla.
The bride is the daughter of Tim and Natalie Schuiteboer of Scotts, Michigan. The groom is the son of Arthur and Terri Mucciante of Presque Isle.
Attending the bride as maid of honor was her friend, Jesse Granado. Bridesmaids were friends Katy Wagner and Kelley O'Hare, and cousin of the bride, Kelli Van Schoisk.
Attending the groom was best friend Addam Wentzel, friends Jake Henski and Josh Porter, and the bride's brother, Cody Schuiteboer.
Events began on Friday evening with the groom's dad and uncles cooking the family traditional Italian rehearsal dinner. Over 60 friends and family traveled to attend the wedding weekend. After the dinner most of the guests and bridal party visited downtown St. Augustine on the famous St. George Street and ghost tour.
The next day, the beach wedding was performed with steel drummers providing the music. The reception immediately followed under a tent decorated with twinkling fairy lights on Spanish Trace Condo property located on the beach. The couple spent their honeymoon at Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
Rich and Brooke will reside in Kalamazoo where Brooke works as a cosmetologist and Zumba instructor. Rich works at Accurate Concrete Cutting and Coreing, LLC as a field representative and concrete technician.