Officiants & Chapels in Jo Daviess County

The Courthouse has several judges who perform marriage vows, Monday - Friday.  They do not take appointments, but it is advised that you call ahead to ensure a judge will be available for that day, (815) 777-0037.  The Law Offices of Vincent & Roth have retired judges who will perform marriage ceremonies, (815) 777-0533.

PLEASE NOTE:  Some of the officiants listed below may require you to attend some pre-marital counseling sessions before performing the ceremony.

Following is a partial list of officiants and chapels that will perform marriages in Jo Daviess County.


 First Presbyterian Church, Reverend Jim McCrea

106 North Bench Street, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-0229

 St. Michael's Catholic Church, Father David Reese

227 South Bench Street, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-2053

 St. Mary's Catholic Church, Father David Reese

406 Franklin Street, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-0134

 St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Frederick Baltz

127 South High Street, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-1134

 United Methodist Church, Catiana McKay

125 South Bench Street, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-0192

 Westminister Presbyterian Church, Rev. Stacy Cavanaugh

513 South Bench Street, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-0973

 New Covenant Assembly of God, Tim Ahrenholtz

11800 West Red Gates Road, Galena
Phone: (815) 777-1849

 Schapville Presbyterian Church, Dottie Morizzo

635 East Schapville Road, Elizabeth
Phone: (815) 845-2272

 Schapville Lutheran Church

1019 East Schapville Road, Elizabeth
Phone: (815) 845-2061

 St. Paul Lutheran Church, Carole M. Andres

210 Clinton Street, P.O. Box 445, Warren
Phone: (815) 745-3444

 Rev. Dawn A. Morby

Phone: (815) 281-1287

 Rev. Paula Morhardt

Phone: (815) 947-2470

 Little White Church

Phone: (608) 325-VOWS (8697)

 Oak Hill Weddings

Phone: (815) 594-2348

 Rev. Jess Farlow

Phone: (779) 214-0089

 Rev. Patricia Diekman

Phone: (815) 273-0144

 Rev. David Reitz

Phone: (815) 591-3570

 Rev. Andrea Beacham

Phone: (563) 543-8006

 Rev. Catherine Miller

Phone: (847) 204-9350