Adam Orton of Sycamore and Lauren Hellmuth of DeKalb were married
on September 21, 2013 at St. Mary Church in DeKalb. Deacon Steven
Puscas presided over the nuptial ceremony. The couple honeymooned
on a 10-Day Mediterranean cruise with ports of call in Spain, France and
Italy. They currently reside in Sycamore.
The bride is the daughter of Robert and Sherry Hellmuth of DeKalb. She
graduated from DeKalb High School in 2005, received her B.S. in Animal
Science from Iowa State University in 2009, and is currently enrolled
in the M.S. in Biology program at Northern Illinois University. Lauren is
employed with Monsanto Company in Waterman as an entomologist. The
groom is the son of Jeffery and Mary Orton of Geneseo. He graduated
from J.D. Darnall High School in 2002, received his B.A. in History and
Political Science from University of Illinois 2006, and earned his M.P.A.
from Northern Illinois University in 2008. Adam is employed with the City
of Sycamore as the City Treasurer/Assistant to the City Manager.
Published in the Daily-Chronicle on April 19, 2014