Serving Southeastern Wisconsin and Northeastern Illinois regions.

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Ceremonies by Joan

Joan will make your wedding ceremonies a lasting memory. Your ceremony will be unique and exactly what YOU want and hope it will be. Joan brings her warmth, wit and wisdom to make the ceremony reflect your love and commitment to each other. Put your mind at ease knowing your wedding ceremony is in good hands.

Why Choose Ceremonies by Joan

Seamless Wedding Rehearsals And Ceremonies.

Rev. Joan specializes in writing unique, one-of-a-kind wedding ceremonies and conducting seamless wedding rehearsals and ceremonies.


Known for…connecting with couples and their families; easy to work with, reliable and dependable service; creating a sacred space and open to all faiths and gender marriages.

Experienced Professional

Officiating weddings since 2013 in the southeastern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois regions (including venues in Milwaukee, Madison, Lake Geneva, Racine/ Kenosha area and Lake County, Illinois).

Effective & Efficient Co-ordination

Rev. Joan will direct the rehearsal to ensure the next day’s wedding ceremony runs smoothly. On the wedding day, will oversee communication with the DJ/Musicians, Photographer and Venue Coordinator for a flawless ceremony.


Creating a memorable ceremony that is ‘like no other’ entails a collaborative effort between the officiant and couple. Your ceremony will be ‘uniquely’ yours, as it includes your word, feelings and love story.


Rev. Joan is responsive to a couple’s needs, guiding them through the ceremony planning process with ease. Knowing the right questions to ask, she listens to what the couples want…creating a ceremony that reflects their special love. Rev. Joan directs the wedding rehearsal and works with the DJ, musicians and photographers to create a seamless wedding ceremony experience.


Your ceremony will be heartfelt, touching and very much like you. Rev. Joan’s compassion and enthusiasm for working with couples and officiating weddings is reflected in each wedding ceremony she has the honor to officiate.

“The ceremony was better than I could have imagined, and people were raving about how heartfelt and personal it was. Your calm and warm presence made the day so great.”