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Hansen — Gades

James and Tara Gades

Tara Hansen and James Gades were united in marriage March 22 at the American Legion in Spicer.

Tara is the daughter of Anna Beecroft of Willmar and Gerald and Debra Nass of Richmond. James is the son of Jack and Joyce Verch of Pennock and Dalton Gades of Grove City.

The bride’s attendant was Katlyn Hansen, daughter of the bride.

The groom’s attendants were Hayden Gades and Riley Gades, sons of the groom.

A reception was held at the American Legion in Spicer.

Following a wedding trip to Las Vegas, the couple resides in Grove City.

The bride is employed as an administrative assistant by Child & Adolescent Behavioral Health Services/State of Minnesota in Willmar. The groom is employed as a senior accountant by Christianson & Associates in Willmar.