Engagements from April 2008
David and Lori Nixon of Woodward and Alan and Laurie Schroeder of Granville announce the engagement of their children, Emily Nixon of Remsen and Doug Schroeder of Granville. Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Bill and Dolores Geneser of Granger, and Wily and Gwen Nixon of Woodward. The bridegroom-elect's grandparents are Arlene Galles of Remsen and Lyle and Phyllis Schroeder of Granville. Florence Schroeder of Remsen is his great-grandmother...
Patrick and Cam Niichel of Spirit Lake announce the engagement of their daughter, Carly Niichel, to T.J. Caravan, son of Bill and Bonnie Caravan of Le Mars. They plan a June 21, 2008, wedding at Saint Mary's Catholic Church in Alton. Carly is a 2007 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa. She is a caseworker at Lutheran Services of Iowa...
Dave and Patty Hill and Mary Hermes, all of Le Mars, announce the engagement of their children, Brianne Hill and Eric Mitchell of Oyens The couple is planning a 2 p.m. wedding ceremony at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. The reception and dance will follow at the Le Mars Convention Center upper level...
Kristi Gavin and Michael Schettler will marry June 14, 2008, in Cedar Rapids. Kristi's parents are Mark and Kathryn Gavin of Williamsburg. Michael's parents are Duane Schettler, Le Mars, and Cheryl Clark, Mason City. Kristi graduated from Cedar Rapids Washington High School in 2001 and Iowa State University in 2006, and is a computer engineer at IBM in Rochester, Minn...
The engagement and approaching marriage of Kristin Zwart and Joseph Thomas Ortmann of Sioux City is announced by their parents, Jerry and Mary Zwart of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Tom and Tina Ortmann of Le Mars.
Stephanie Lamp and Michael Hargens of Le Mars announce their engagement and approaching marriage. Stephanie is the daughter of Linda and Mark Jordan of Akron and Jim Lamp of Le Mars. Michael is the son of Dennis and Kathy Hargens of Le Mars. The couple is planning a 3 p.m. ceremony on June 28, 2008, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. A reception and dance will follow at the Le mars Convention Center, upper level...
Kirk and Nancy Flamming of Lawton and Richard and Betty Benson of Remsen announce the engagement of their children, Laura Flammang and Matthew Benson. The couple is planning a June 7, 2008, wedding at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Sioux City. The reception will be held at the Hinton Community Center in Hinton...
Thomas and John Hall and Eliza and Winton Seng, children of the bride and bridegroom-elect, along with their grandparents Beverly and Leland Fagan of Merrill, Lynn and Jack Lukowicz of Sioux City, and Ralph and Elaine Seng of Aurelia, announce the engagement of Trudy Hall of Merrill and Tim Seng of Sioux City...
Carl and Carol Anderson of Le Mars announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son, Aaron Christopher Anderson, to Kristina Rose Tursi, daughter of Joseph and Joan Tursi of Des Moines. The wedding will take place on June 7, 2008, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Des Moines, with a reception to follow at the Sheraton in West Des Moines...
Michael and Linda Klein of Remsen and Richard and Ann Pick of Le Mars announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Amy and Josh. The couple is planning a 2 p.m. ceremony on June 7, 2008, at St. Mary's Church in Remsen. The reception will immediately follow at the Avalon Ballroom in Remsen...
Emily Faber, Jon Goodin
Kathy and Jeff Faber of Le Mars, and Julie and Jim Goodin of Sloan announce the engagement of their children, Emily Faber and Jon Goodin. The couple is planning a July 26, 2008, wedding at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. Reception will be held at the Orpheum Theater, Sioux City...
Neil and Marilyn Cheever of Armstrong and Brad and Sheryl Brooks of Merrill announce the engagement of their children, Tonya and Kyle. The couple is planning a June 21, 2008, wedding at Ceylon, Minn. Tonya is a 2005 graduate of Armstrong-Ringsted and a graduate of La'James Cosmetology. She works at Jiva Salon Spa in Cedar Falls...
Erin Knutson and Paul Miller of Waterloo announce their engagement and approaching marriage. Erin is the daughter of Jan Beck of Remsen and Paul is the son of Rosalyn and Melvin Miller of Ionia. The couple is planning a May 24, 2008, wedding at First United Methodist Church in Cedar Falls with a reception to follow at the Maucker Union Ballroom on the campus of the University of Northern Iowa...
Pat and Annette Retzlaff of South Beloit, Ill., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Jamise to Jordan Van Otterloo, son of Mike and Elaine Van Otterloo of Le Mars. The couple is planning a 3:30 p.m. wedding on July 3, 2008, in Rockford, Ill. The reception will follow at DiGiovanni's in Roscoe, Ill...
Kenneth and Barbara Rhodes of Le Mars announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Jacqueline, to Luke Novak of Belle Plaine. He is the son of Keith Novak and Larry and Denise Weeda of Belle Plaine. The couple is planning a 2 p.m. wedding on May, 24, 2008, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars. The reception follow at the Willow Creek Country Club in Le Mars...
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Book of Akron announce the engagement of their daughter Katie Book of Iowa City, to Nate Goergen of Washington, D.C. Katie is the granddaughter of the late Don Gabel and Marcella Gabel of Hawarden. Nate is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Cary Goergen of Alexandria, Minn...
David and Suzanne Steichen of Remsen announce the engagement of their daughter, Mindy Marie Steichen to Steven Joseph Klein, son of Marlene and the late Donald Klein, of Remsen. Mindy is a graduate of Remsen St. Mary's High School and Creighton University. She is currently employed as the marketing director for Romeo Entertainment Group in Omaha, Neb...
Dell and June Ferguson of Le Mars announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley, to Tanner Swenson, son of Ken and Mary Swenson of Osage. Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Jane Schaefer and the late Bill Schaefer of Le Mars, and Emmett Ferguson and the late Emma Ferguson of St. Louis County, Mo...
Ashley Lynne Bartolozzi and Joseph Patrick Schuttpelz announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Ashley is the daughter of Craig and Karen Bartolozzi and Joseph is the son of Dean and Kellie Douvia and Patrick Schuttpelz, all of Remsen. Ashley is a 2004 graduate of Remsen St. Mary's High School and is currently attending the University of Northern Iowa for elementary education and will be graduating in May...