Cam-Tu Vu Nguyen became the bride of Dr. William Slikker III at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, in the Rotunda at San Francisco City Hall.
Parents of the bride are Thanh-Van Thi and Huy Quang Nguyen of Milpitas, Calif. She is the granddaughter of the late Quang Thuy Tran, the late Bach Van Vu, the late Nga Thi Le and the late Bang Huu Nguyen, all of Vietnam.
Cristine and Dr. William Slikker Jr., 60 Laval Circle, are the parents of the groom. His grandparents are Darlene and the late William Blozan of Carlsbad, Calif., and the late Hazel and William Slikker.
Aisles were marked with arrangements of hydrangeas and dahlias. Music was by vocalist Hugh McBride who sang “Sweet Disposition” by The Temper Trap for the processional, “Crazy Love” by Van Morrison for the bride’s processional and “Home” by Phillip Phillips for the recessional.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a silk ball gown with an embroidered one-shoulder bodice. She carried a white nosegay of dahlias, freesia, orchids and anemones.
Anna Martin of Vienna, Va., sister of the groom, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Anne Gherini and Bella Oguno, both of San Francisco; Alison Antenorcruz of San Diego; Laila Kafi of Providence, R.I.; Sienna Quirk of Denver; Margaux Vega of Santa Monica, Calif.; and Galina Wood of Cortez, Colo. Junior bridesmaid was Jade Nguyen of Mountain View, Calif., niece of the bride.
They wore chiffon gowns in coral and guava in the style of their choice and each carried a bouquet of a different type of flower including dahlias, freesia, orchids and anemones.
Dan Nguyen of San Francisco, brother of the bride, was best man. Groomsmen were Jordan Theis of Orlando, Fla.; Richard Keech and Nicholas Price, both of Little Rock; Gavriel Kohlberg of New York; Jeremy Pearl, also of San Francisco; Andrew Conrady of Chicago; Matt Holland of Washington; and Jake Blozan of San Jose, Calif. Junior groomsman was Zach Blozan, also of San Jose.
Guests were seated by Joshua Martin of Vienna; Bret Knobelauch and James Richter, both of San Francisco; and Kevin Phillips of Burlingame, Calif. Ring bearer was Jack Blozan of San Jose.
A reception at The Winery SF on Treasure Island in San Francisco followed the ceremony. Guests tables were decorated with metallic silver fans and clusters of various sizes of white vases filled with hydrangeas, dahlias, anemones, artichokes, horsetail bamboo, Chinese long beans and seasonal fruit.
The bride has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of California, San Diego, and a master’s degree in business administration from San Francisco State University. She is a marketing brand manager for Barilla Pasta.
The bridegroom has a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a medical degree from Stanford University. He is an orthopedic surgical resident at Rush University Hospital in Chicago.
After a wedding trip to Bali, Indonesia, the couple will live in Chicago.
High Profile, Pages 46 on 09/01/2013
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