Meet the Molners!
After a 10-month engagement, Katie Couric wed John Molner at her home in the Hamptons on Saturday, June 21. This is the second marriage for Couric, whose first husband, Jay Monahan, died of colon cancer in 1998. The bride walked down the aisle wearing an ivory, crystal beaded and embroidered Chantilly lace halter gown with a high neckline, designed by Carmen Marc Valvo, her rep told E! News.
The couple's friend, John Ellis, officiated the intimate ceremony, which was attended by close friends and family. The list included Couric's daughters Ellie Monahan, 22, and Carrie Monahan, 18; Molner's children, Allie and Henry Molner, The groom's nieces and nephews served as ring bearers and flower girls, the rep said.
The guests enjoyed a strawberry lemon cake, made with lemon thyme and garden strawberry sorbet, provided by the catering company, Topping Rose House of Bridgehampton, New York.
Florist Elisa Held Events provided gorgeous garden arrangements complimenting Katie's own. Peonies, garden roses, dahlias, lissianthus, spray roses, hydrangeas, mini calla, ranunculus, and vendela roses were displayed in centerpieces set in sleek, mirrored containers, the rep said. Hank Lane provided the music.