Sylvee Walenczewski and Darrick Proehl were married on August 3, 2013 at the Basilica of St. Hyacinth in Chicago, Illinois. The ceremony was followed by a lovely reception at European Crystals in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Sylvee Walenczewski is the daughter of Ursula Babicz and Lucas Walenczewski of Chicago, Illinois. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with degrees in aerospace engineering and Russian Language and Literature and is currently an MS student at Santa Clara University in California. Sylvee works as a propulsion engineer at Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company in Mountain View, California. Darrick is the son of JoAnn and Warren Proehl of Mapleton, Minnesota. Darrick received his undergraduate degree from Gustavus Adolphus in St. Peter, Minnesota and doctorate from Des Moines University in Iowa. He is finishing his residency at the Palo Alto Veteran's Hospital in California. The lovely, happy couple are honeymooning in Hawaii and returning to Cupertino, California where they reside.
Published in the Chicago Tribune on August 15, 2013