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Chris and Amanda Bouma

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

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Amanda Bowman of West Des Moines and Chris Bouma of Le Mars were united in marriage June 17, 2011, at Sacred Heart Parish in West Des Moines. The Rev. Michael Hess officiated the ceremony.

Amanda is the daughter of Steve and Julie Bowman of West Des Moines. Chris is the son of Don and the late Linda Bouma, of Le Mars.

Matron of honor was Jessica Gardner of Urbandale. Maid of honor was Annie Bowman of West Des Moines. Bridesmates were Maggie Nemmers of Le Mars, Alicia Bellville of Pleasant Hill and Aelisha Rodriguez of Des Moines.

Flowergirl was Libby Vacura.

Trevor Bouma, of Le Mars, served as best man. Groomsmen were Aaron Bouma, of Le Mars, Payton Bouma, of Le Mars, Jason Bowman, of West Des Moines and Justin Freking of Le Mars.

Ringbearer was Blake Weldin.

Seating the wedding guests were Jake Freking, Jeff Gardner, Kent Varenhorst, and Austin Ruhland.

The reception was held at The Temple for Performing Arts.

Amanda is a graduate of Dowling Catholic High School and is employed at Guardian Angel Preschool and Daycare in Le Mars.

Chris is a graduate of Iowa State University with a bachelors degree in agriculture studies. He farms north of Le Mars.

The couple took a wedding to to Maui, Hawaii, and are at home in Le Mars.