Kendra Rashid and Stephen Thompson were united in marriage March 8 at the Cedar Rapids Wedding Chapel by the Rev. William Harnish officiated.
The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Sarah Rashid of Fort Madison, Iowa. She graduated from Mount Mercy University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. She teaches K-1 Special Education and Reading Recovery at Mediapolis Elementary.
The groom is the son of Dan and Mary Thompson of Princeton. He graduated from the Illinois Welding School in Peoria and served in the U.S. Army in Iraq. He is a welder at John Deere Harvester in East Moline.
The matron of honor was Mariah Meller, sister of the bride, and the flower girl was Alaina Rashid, niece of the bride.
The best man was Chuck Thompson, brother of the groom, and the ring bearer was Carter Thompson, nephew of the groom.
The couple will reside in the Quad Cities area.