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Published 9:35am Tuesday, April 23, 2013


Dan and Mary Madrigal, of Red Bud, Ill., are proud to announce the marriage of their daughter, Leah Madrigal, to Darren Sahadew of Halesowen, West Midlands, United Kingdom. Darren is the son of Hilary and Raj Sahadew.

Madrigal-Sahadew (contributed)
Madrigal-Sahadew (contributed)

The bride’s maternal grandparents are Jeanette and Eddie Raley and paternal grandparents are Donna and Argelio Madrigal.

Leah graduated from Red Bud High School and has attended Florida College in Tampa, Fla., St. Xavier University in Chicago, Ill., and Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill. Darren has attended Crestwood Secondary School in Kingswinford, West Midlands, United Kingdom, and Buckinghamshire University in the United Kingdom.

Bridal attendants included maid-of-honor, Rachel Diffenauer from Virginia Beach, Va.; Raley Burnett from Birmingham, Ala.; and Rebekah Shipley from Glasgow, Ky.

Groom attendants included Jay Baker from Kingswinford, United Kingdom, along with Nick Andrew and Paul Russell from the United Kingdom.

The bride carried a beautiful bouquet of miniature ivory roses with sangria and teal carnations. Her dress was a Tiana Princess wedding dress designed by Alfred Angelo.

Leah and Darren were married on March 29, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. in The Conservatory in St. Charles, Mo. The couple will be making their home in Halesowen, West Midlands, United Kingdom.

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