Sickels-Dittmer vows said May 20 in Silvis


Erin Sickels of Davenport and Ben Dittmer of Eldridge were married May 20, 2017, at TPC Deere Run, Silvis, Ill. Pastor Carrie LaPlante officiated the ceremony.

Kate Sickels and Shannon Wallace served as maids of honor. Bridesmaids were Chelsea Zoumides, Carly Hathaway, Addy Dittmer, and Liz Kuntsen.

Chris Wolf served as best man. Groomsmen were Rob Huston, Derek Storjohann, David Dirks, Corvin Kieger, and Ben Resch. Mike Larson, Nate Andrican, Cam Stypula, Jake Eldridge, and Logan Hawley served as ushers.

Following the ceremony, a reception was held at TPC Deere Run, with music and entertainment by RJS Productions – Ryan Gonzales.

Erin is the daughter of Alison Bates and Peter Sickels. She graduated from Bettendorf High School and Iowa State University. She is employed as a lifestyle and weight management specialist.

Ben is the son of Joni and Tom Dittmer. He graduated from North Scott High School and Iowa State University. He is employed as a farmer with Grandview Farms.

Following a honeymoon trip to Bora Bora, Mo’orea, and Tahiti in French Polynesia, the couple resides in Eldridge.