Weddings from November 2011
Michael and Dawn McLaughlin
Dawn Utesch and Michael McLaughlin of Le Mars were united in marriage Sept. 10, 2011, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. The Rev. Gary Landsness officiated the ceremony. Parents of the couple are Sharon Utesch and the late Roger Utesch of Brunsville and William Jr. and Kathy McLaughlin of Fonda...
Alex and Alicia Hoffman
Alicia Nitzschke and Alex Hoffman, of Remsen, were united in marriage July 2, 2011, at St. Mary's Church in Remsen. The Rev. Bill McCarthy officiated the 2 p.m. ceremony. Alicia is the daughter of Rod and Cheri Nitzschke of Remsen. Alex is the son of Ron and Jan Hoffman, and the late Cami Hoffman, of Remsen...
Benjamin and Keshia Nashleanas
Keshia Kay DeRocher and Benjamin Michael Nashleanas were united in marriage by the Rev. Gary Snyder in a 2 p.m. ceremony June 18, 2011, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Sioux City. The bride is the daughter of Paul and Kris DeRocher of Le Mars. The bridegroom is the son of Troy and Kelly Nashleanas of Hinton...
Andrew and Emily Rotta
Emily Alsum and Andrew Rotta of Denver, Colo., were united in marriage July 3, 2011, in an outdoor ceremony at Pinehurst Country Club in Denver. Emily is the the daughter of Steve and Amy Alsum of Colorado Springs, Colo. Andrew is the son of Joe and Dianne Rotta of Merrill...
Benjamin and Amber Raveling
Amber Lux and Benjamin Raveling of West Des Moines were united in marriage Aug. 27, 2011, at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. The Rev. Matt Hewitt officiated the 2 p.m. ceremony. Amber is the daughter Tim and Sandy Pauley of Le Mars. Benjamin is the son of Blair and Mary Raveling of Linn Grove...
Jeff and Alisha Jelken
Alisha Lieber of Lawton and Jeff Jelken of Merrill were united in marriage Sept. 3, 2011, at Community Presbyterian Church in Lawton. Pastor Cyndy Ripperger officiated the ceremony. Providing nuptial music were Kate Jacobsen and Todd Peterson. Alisha is the daughter of Rod and Jodi Lieber of Lawton. Jeff is the son of Randy and Jeanie Jelken of Le Mars...
Terry and Emily Fett
Terry Fett and Emily Seibert of Olathe, Kan., were united in marriage July 9, 2011, at Zion Lutheran Church, Rockford, Iowa. They are the children of Mr. and Mrs. Todd Seibert, Rockford, and Margaret Fett of Maplewood, Minn., and the late Rev. Larry Fett, former Le Mars residents...
Merlin and Rose Giesen
Rose Shook of Le Mars and Merlin Giesen of Slayton, Minn., were united in marriage Sept. 3, 2011, at the Le Mars Convention Center. The Rev. John Battern officiated the 5 p.m. double ring ceremony before a lighted arch. Sheila Crowley of Fulda, Minn., was soloist. Music was was a CD of piano music by Bruce Smith...
Josh and Lisa Sitzmann
Lisa Christine Urness and Josh Richard Sitzmann, of Chaska, Minn., were united in marriage June 25, 2011, in an outdoor ceremony at Majestic Oaks Golf Club in Ham Lake, Minn. Lisa is the daughter of Lee and the late Kathy Urness of Prior Lake, Minn. Josh is the son of Roger and Peg Sitzmann of Savage, Minn...