Claremore Daily Progress

December 22, 2007

Leonard, Knapp unite Oct. 20 at Sharp Chapel


Jessica Ann Leonard, of Tulsa, and Ryan Knapp, of Claremore, were united in marriage on Oct. 20, 2007. The ceremony took place at Sharp Chapel on the campus of the University of Tulsa. Priest Rob Nichols, of St. Christopher’s in Houston, Texas, officiated the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Ann Leonard of White Settlement, Texas, and Tom Leonard of Tulsa. She is the granddaughter of Anna Wilinich of Ligonier, Pa.

Jessica is a graduate of Broken Arrow High School. She currently works at Parker Associates in Tulsa.

The groom is the son of Patricia Knapp of Tulsa. He is the grandson of Janet Knapp of Bartlesville, and Lois Enix of Ponca City.

Ryan is a graduate of Oologah High School. He is currently a manager at Midas in Tulsa.

Jessica wore a long ivory gown with a chocolate sash. She carried an arrangement of fall-colored roses.

Sarah Sandoval, best friend of the bride, was maid of honor. Friends Melissa Jacobs and Amber Bassi were bridesmaids. MacKenna Knapp, niece of the groom, was flowergirl.

Greg Burrow stood as the groom’s best man, while Adam Knapp and Eric Knapp, brothers of the groom, were groomsmen.

Stephen Leonard, brother of the bride, was usher. Beth Faust, aunt of the bride, attended the guestbook.

The reception was held at the Collins Building in Sapulpa which was decorated with a fall theme.

After honeymooning in Las Vegas and a trip up the California coast, the couple make their home in Claremore.