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Emily and Jonathan Goodin

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Emily Rachel Faber and Jonathan Matthew Goodin were united in marriage on July 26, 2008, at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars.

Parents of the couple are Jeff and Kathy Faber of Le Mars, and Jim and Julie Goodin of Sloan.

Special wedding guests were the couple's grandparents, Dorothy and Melvin Ortner of Mapleton; Donna and Bob Musil of Phoenix, Ariz., and Rita Starzl of Le Mars.

The Rev. James Tigges officiated at the double ring ceremony.

Music was provided by soloists Adam Webb and Dr. Gail Dooley; organist Tyler Schnuckel, and the Silver Strings string quartet and trumpeter.

Lisa Varenhorst of Sioux Falls, S.D., friend of the bride, was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Katie Bowen of Des Moines, friend of the couple; Lila Motemadan of Germantown, Md., cousin of the bride, and Stephanie Kobes of Boulder, Colo., friend of the bride.

The flower girl was Alexis Bell of Sloan, cousin of the bridegroom.

Susie Webb of Coralville was the bride's personal attendant.

Jill Smith, friend of the couple, Sheli Goodin, sister-in-law of the bridegroom, and Roxanne Ruden, godmother of the bride, provided special assistance.

Taylor Templeton of Watertown, S.D., friend of the bridegroom, was best man. Groomsmen were the bridegroom's brothers, Jake Goodin of Omaha, Neb., Justin Goodin of Colorado Springs, Colo., and James Goodin of Sloan.

The ringbearer was Parker Bell of Sloan, cousin of the bridegroom.

Seating the guests were Derek Nolan of Hawarden, Skyler Smith of Sloan, and David Motemaden of Germantown, Md., cousin of the bride.

A reception for 200 guests was held at the Orpheum Theater in Sioux City.

The bride is a graduate of Le Mars Community High School and Morningside College, Sioux City. She is a second year graduate student at the Bass School of Music, Oklahoma City University.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Westwood Community High School at Sloan and Morningside College. He is an executive team lead in human resources for Target in Oklahoma City.

After a wedding trip to St. Lucia, West Indies, the couple is at home in Oklahoma City,\ Okla.

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