Allison Tillery • Matthew Kelley


Allison Tillery and Matthew Kelley were married on Sept. 26, 2015, in The Hotel Allegro.

The parents of the bride are Gordon and Elise Tillery of Centerville, Va. The groom is the son of Rochelle Simini Kelley of Austintown.

The 6 p.m. ceremony was officiated by Tim Heurlin, and a reception followed at the Walnut Ballroom of the hotel.

The bride wore a strapless gown with a sweetheart neckline featuring a tulle A-line skirt with a jeweled belt. The bodice and hem were adorned with embroidered lace that continued on the chapel train.

Stephanie Hooper, sister of the bride, and Megan Cashman were honor attendants. Kate Finan, Brienna Boss, and Brandi Claussen were the bridesmaids. They wore plum-colored gowns.

Bob Hawkins was the best man, and Eric Kelley, brother of the groom, Joe DeJulius, Neil Arsenty, and Kevin Guillaume were the groomsmen.

Attendants were Matthew and Natalie Hooper, nephew and niece of the bride. Robert Smolko served as usher.

The bride graduated from DePaul University with a bachelor’s degree in art and art history. She is a graphic designer for Riverside Graphics in Chicago.

Mr. Kelley graduated from Kent State University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication. He is a project manager for Sears in Chicago.

The couple reside in Chicago after a wedding trip to Japan.

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