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Schilke -- Thonvold

Kelly and Dain Thonvold

Kelly Jo Schilke and Dain Thonvold were united in marriage Sept. 8 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar.

The bride is the daughter of Cathy Carter and Harry Schilke, both of Lincoln, Neb. The groom is the son of Gary and Kathy Thonvold of Willmar.

Maid of honor was Kristen Jaeb, friend of the couple. Bride's attendants were Kim Ruhnke and Kayla Boyd, sisters of the bride; Jessie Wagner, friend of the bride; and Tiffany Schmitz, friend of the couple. Flower girl was Emeri Flickinger, goddaughter of the couple.

Best man was Brandon Sonstegard, friend of the groom. Groom's attendants were Kristian Thonvold, brother of the groom; Mike Schilke, brother of the bride; and Mitch Thompson and Derek Kaelke, friends of the couple. Ring bearer was Shean Thompson, friend of the couple.

Ushers were Nathan Schilke, nephew of the bride, and Andrew Polzin, cousin of the groom.

A reception and dance were held at the American Legion in Willmar.

Following a wedding trip to the North Shore of Minnesota, the couple resides in Willmar where the groom is employed by Willmar Municipal Utilities.