Lauren Lippert and Ryan Marcus are engaged to be married Aug. 27 at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Olivia. Lauren is the daughter of Dan and Kim Lippert of Blomkest. She is a 2008 graduate of Renville County West High School in Renville and a 2012 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings with a degree in early childhood education. Lauren is employed as a kindergarten teacher by Renville County West School District. Ryan is the son of Bob and Jill Marcus of Renville.
Nichole Rhoda Anderson and Gary Allen Markworth were united in marriage June 18 at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Willmar. Nichole is the daughter of Wesley and Karen Anderson of Appleton. Gary is the son of Doug and Terssa Markworth of Spearfish, South Dakota.
Becky Molenaar and Kevin Cortez, both of Marion, Iowa, are engaged to be married Aug. 13 at First Presbyterian Church in Marion. Becky is the daughter of Paul and Shirley Molenaar of Willmar. She is a 2011 graduate of Willmar Senior High School and a 2015 graduate of Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, with a bachelor's degree in history, social studies teaching and secondary education. She is employed as a Focus Lab instructor by Linn-Mar High School in Marion, Iowa. Kevin is the son of Ralph and Roberta Cortez of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Halee Doty and Chris St. Aubin, both of Marshall, are engaged to be married July 30 at Faith Lutheran Church in Spicer. Halee is the daughter of Christy and Steve Hunt of Willmar and Ryan and Laura Doty of Spicer. She is a 2012 graduate of Willmar Senior High School, a 2015 graduate of Ridgewater College in Willmar, and is a student at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall. She is employed as a board operator by Marshall Radio. Chris is the son of Daryl and Vicki St. Aubin of Marshall.
Mary Sussenguth and John Spyhalski were united in marriage May 28 at the Church of St. John the Evangelist in Rochester. Mary is the daughter of Val Swanson and Neil Sussenguth of Willmar. John is the son of Joe and Eileen Spyhalski of Gaylord, Michigan. Matron of honor was Kelsey Paurus, and maid of honor was Emily Miller. Mary's attendants were Amanda Larson, Sarah Erdahl and Ashley Swanson. Flower girls were Ella Sussenguth and Berkely Paurus.
Morgan Geer and Tyler Baumchen were united in marriage May 28 in Brooten. Morgan is the daughter of Gary and Melissa Geer of Brooten. Tyler is the son of Darren and Robin Baumchen of International Falls. Maid of honor was Mackenzie Geer, sister of the bride. Morgan's attendants were Taylor Geer, Rochelle Geer and Mallory Geer, sisters of the bride, and Catheryn Barth, friend of the bride.
Alizabeth Haug and Matthew Cordes, both of Willmar, are engaged to be married June 10, 2017, at the Green Lake Bible Camp Chapel in Spicer. Alizabeth is the daughter of Paal and Holly Haug of Willmar. She is a 2013 graduate of Willmar Senior High School School and is a student at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall majoring in agriculture. Matthew is the son of Dean and Cindy Cordes of Willmar.
Taylor Paige Baker and Tyler James Henkelman were united in marriage June 11 at the Malvin family farm near Blomkest. Taylor is the daughter of Ron Baker of Lakefield and Nancy Baker of Blomkest. Tyler is the son of Mike and Deb Henkelman of Atwater. Maid of honor was Nancy Baker. Best man was Ron Baker. Ring bearers were Chase Baker and Kolby Baker, cousins of the bride. Usher was Chris Malvin, uncle of the bride. A reception and dance were held at the Malvin family farm.
Samantha Schlecht and Tony Kallevig are engaged to be married Aug. 19 at Green Lake Bible Camp Chapel in Spicer. Samantha is the daughter of Carey and Wanda Schlecht of...
Hannah Stehn of Roseville and Elliot Eckhoff of Duluth are engaged to be married Sept. 3 at Peace Lutheran Church in New London. Hannah is the daughter of Greg and...