Korenek and Brandl exchange vows at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church | Way of life
Stephanie Marie Korenek and Cody Paul Brandl were married on April 30, 2022 at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Hillje. The ceremony was presided over by Fr. Chasse Goodman.
The bride, daughter of Bruce and Sharon Korenek of El Campo, is a graduate of El Campo High School and Sam Houston State University. Stéphanie Marie holds a bachelor’s degree from the College of Science and works in crop insurance sales.
The groom is the son of Paul and Gloria Brandl of El Campo, and is a graduate of El Campo High School and Texas A&M University. Cody Paul earned a master’s degree from Iowa State University in Seed Technology and Business and now works with RiceTec, and is an independent farmer.
The matron of honor for the ceremony was Rebecca Strnadel, sister of the bride and resident of El Campo, with bridesmaids Kirby Wrobliski of Wharton, Brooke Marcaurele of El Campo, Kelsey Koenig of El Campo, Kaylan Koudela of El Campo and Sarah Fisher of Victoria. .
The wedding featured Carrie Wrobliski and Jordan Wrobliski as flowergirls and Kason Koenig as ring bearer.
Music for the ceremony was provided by Janice Cox and Cantor Richard Raun.
Cody’s best man was Lane Brandl of El Campo, brother of the groom. The other groomsmen were Taylor Vacek, Blake Korenek, Cody Korenek of El Campo, brother of the bride Reid Strnadel of El Campo and brother-in-law of the bride Christopher Raun. There were no ushers for the event.
A reception was held at Columbus Hall in El Campo with music and entertainment by Country Sounds DJ Blake George.
The newlyweds plan to reside in El Campo.