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Linsey Bice and Mario Donini were united in marriage Nov. 10 by Deacon Dennis Duff at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Bettendorf, Iowa.

The bride is the daughter of Kurt and Carol Bice of LeClaire, Iowa. The groom is the son of Stephen and Diane Donini of Henry.

Readers were Bob Domkuski, cousin of the groom, Jan Filitti, aunt of the bride, and Ashlynn Smith, cousin of the bride. Greeters were Natalie Boyles and Maria Filitti, cousins of the bride.

Amy Butler, friend of the bride, was the matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Marisa Donini, sister of the groom, and Emily Weaver, Katie Moeller and Julie Gast, all friends of the bride. Ava Smith, cousin of the bride, was the flower girl.

John Ugolini, friend of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Craig Bice, brother of the bride, and David Phalen, Erik Koster and Ryan Glin, all friends of the groom. Dominic Filitti, cousin of the bride, was the ring bearer.

A reception to honor the couple was held in the Gold Room of Hotel Blackhawk in downtown Davenport, Iowa.

After an 11-day honeymoon to Saint Lucia, West Indies, the couple resides in the East Village neighborhood of Chicago.

The bride is a senior account supervisor at the advertising firm of Arc Worldwide/Leo Burnett in Chicago. She graduated from Iowa State University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing.

The groom is a user experience architect for the Allstate Insurance Co. in Northbrook. He graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science in Operations Management and Information Systems.

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