Wedding Officiants in Kitchener, Ontario

Including: Waterloo, St. Jacobs, Elymra

Barbara Andrew

Barbara AndrewBarbara, who lives in Guelph and is a University of Windsor graduate, will be a wonderful choice as a wedding officiant. She is always flexible and enjoys working with you to facilitate your vision. A holistic health practitioner, she's also interested in environmental and social justice and loves to swim, especially in Muskoka. Barb has a loving nature and a calm presence as well as a sparkle that wedding couples will enjoy. Barbara, as her recently published children's book demonstrates, has a beautifully creative way with words and a great sense of humour. No matter what you want in a ceremony, Barb will work with you to help you celebrate your next big step on this exciting journey called life.

Mari SargentawardWedding Industry Experts 2013 WinnerGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Mari SargentMari was recently voted the "Best Wedding Officiant in Kitchener-Waterloo" at the prestigious Wedding Industry Experts Awards. She is warm-hearted, enthusiastic, empathic, intuitive, and ever-dancing with unique and creative ideas. One of her great pleasures in life is gathering loved ones together to celebrate the very important milestones of their life's journeys. She is the consummate Kitchener wedding officiant. Your life is special and it's important that your celebrations reflect your individual values and beliefs. As a free-spirited wedding officiant, Mari would like to help bring your distinctive touch to your wedding ceremony. Together, we will manifest the wedding of your hearts' desires. For a ceremony that is truly enchanting, exquisitely beautiful, magical, moving, and filled with meaning, call on Mari. She is the expert!

Ann Marie FitzgeraldGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Ann Marie FitzgeraldI am always honoured to be asked to perform a wedding ceremony for any couple! No matter the type of ceremony you have chosen – traditional, spiritual or same gender, it’s at that moment you are truly enlightened by the love and joy that surrounds you. Originally from Newfoundland, I settled in Kitchener and my spouse Barb and my ever expanding family have been my greatest blessings. I have a degree in Pastoral Ministry through Loyola University, New Orleans. Along with my Pastoral work, my time is spent with family and friends, enjoying sports, gardening and playing with our dog. I look forward to meeting you and being part of your journey.

Hilde AtkinsonGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Hilde AtkinsonThere are few days in a person's life as important as their wedding day and Hilde strives to help you make it exactly what you want it to be. Her years of leadership, mentoring and public speaking experience gives couples confidence when selecting an officiant for their wedding. She strives to make your guests feel welcome and included and is well-versed in handling those sensitive family situations that invariably come up during the wedding process. Every couple is unique and every wedding is special and different. Hilde is committed to helping you create a personalized and meaningful wedding ceremony. No reruns or cookie cutters, it is all about you and your special day!

Marty PapernickGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Marty  PapernickAs a resident of East Garafraxa just west of Orangeville, as an educator, writer and a happily married father of two, Marty values the importance and beauty of the marriage ceremony. He appreciates that love and marriage, including cross-cultural, multi-faith or same sex, should be based on the respect, devotion and commitment that couples have for each other. He would be honoured to work with couples to conduct the type of spiritual or non–denominational wedding ceremony that recognizes their values and, is meaningful to them.Some of the areas he serves are Kitchener, Acton, Orangeville, Guelph, Waterloo, Caledon, Fergus

Tim RieckGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Tim RieckTim Rieck lives in the Twin City Area (Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge). He is a caring and experienced wedding officiant. Tim is the General Manager of MOORES Formalwear Division but also has a private practice in psychotherapy and marriage and family therapy. Tim likes to help couples plan their perfect day. He has a great voice and he is very adept at putting your guests at ease and creating a welcoming atmosphere at wedding ceremonies. Tim’s credentials include an M.Div.in theology, an M.A. in spirituality and psychotherapy and registered psychotherapist with the College of Psychotherapist of Ontario and a certified member of the Canadian Counseling and Psychotherapy Association.

Louise BurnsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Louise BurnsA Wedding Ceremony is a celebration and expression of love. I reside in Kitchener and I am available to perform a traditional, spiritual or non-denominational ceremony of your choice. My intention will be to explore and help you give meaning to your personalized wedding ceremony. Together we will create the ceremony to reflect who you are as individuals and the relationship and expression of love you will share with family and friends. My passion for unique, special, fun, and memorable wedding ceremonies started several decades ago for my own ceremony with my partner and children. I will provide the support essential to reflect all your wishes and provide you with a lasting memory.

Sidna HopkinsGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Sidna HopkinsSidna Hopkins is originally from Virginia, USA and after meeting his wife chose to make his home in Guelph, ON with their blended family of three children. He would be happy to perform your choice of traditional, spiritual or same gender wedding ceremonies. Currently retired, Sidna served as law enforcement in the US Navy, including active tours to combat areas. He’s a stay at home dad to support his special needs son and in addition to his son's service dog, he also has 2 cats, 2 budgies, a horse and an especially ugly pug. He would love to be a part of your special day and make it as unique as you are.

Susan PattersonGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Susan PattersonIt would be my privilege to perform one of the most important events of your life. The ceremony is a special time of joyous celebration for the union being created between two people. I will do my utmost to make your ceremony reflect your individuality and uniqueness. I will conduct your ceremony as you want it to be. Non-denominational or spiritual weddings, no trouble. It's your day and I want to help make it all you want it to be.

Jeffrey DaleGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Jeffrey DaleJeffrey lives in Milverton. He believes that each and every wedding is firmly about the celebration of life between two people that truly love each other. Jeffrey believes that your ceremony should be inspired by what makes you a couple, what makes you individuals on a journey to join as one. As a life-long learner and seeker Jeffrey has worked in community education, theater and spirituality. He is a graduate of Algonquin College (Diploma) and the University of Guelph (Bachelors and Masters). Jeffrey's core belief is that all people belong in an inclusive, understanding, and compassionate world.

Blair Gill

Blair GillBlair is an experienced Wedding Officiant who lives in Kitchener. He knows that your spiritual, non-denominational or interfaith wedding ceremony is the heart and soul of your wedding and Blair will ensure the ceremony you have chosen reflects the uniqueness of your commitment to one another. He has a pastoral background and has served as an individual and family counsellor. He likes reading, football and other sports plus playing with family! Blair is passionate about weddings, promises to listen to your every wish, and to capture the romance in each ceremony. If your ceremony is a top priority, Blair is for you.

David DunfordGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

David DunfordI spend my time as a freelance artist in my studio in Kitchener, Ontario. My wonderful wife and I have three grown children and four grandchildren, who I spoil rotten every chance I get. I have a good sense of humour and tend to see the light side in most things. The hobbies I enjoy the most are building model dioramas for my every increasing in size train set, collecting militaria and old British toys. My wife is a very patient woman (I don't ask about incoming shoe boxes and she doesn't question eBay deliveries). I would love the opportunity to be a part of your spiritual wedding ceremony and to help you and your life partner become one. Here's to you and your Big Day!

Kathryn HaynesGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Kathryn HaynesKathryn believes that your celebration of marriage should be as special as the two of you! She is located in Stratford and is dedicated to providing the kind of wedding ceremony that you, your family, and friends will always remember. She attended Brock University and holds three degrees; a BA in Theatre, a BEd and a Masters in Education focusing on Teaching, Learning and Development Kathryn enjoys music and plays the Alto Saxophone and Fife. An avid history buff and ‘time-traveler', Kathryn re-enacts the American Revolution as a loyalist refugee and volunteers with the Stratford Perth Heritage Foundation. Kathryn would welcome the opportunity to work with you.

Ed WalzakGay and Lesbian WeddingsConducts Gay and Lesbian Weddings

Ed WalzakEd came to recognize his passion to help couples realize their dream wedding while presiding over not one, but two of his siblings' wedding ceremonies. A resident of Kitchener, Ed is a talented public speaker and his natural charisma ensures his comfort with groups of any size. A champion for children through World Vision, Ed believes in the awesome power that love brings to the world. He considers being included in your special day a great privilege and dedicates his creativity and humour to your wedding ceremony. Together you will enjoy a truly customized celebration of your commitment and the perfect start to your lifetime together.