Loren Lucille Dealy of Washington, D.C., and Matthew James Mahler of Arlington, Va., are engaged to be married Oct. 10 at Memorial Drive United Methodist Church in Houston. Dealy is the daughter of Brenda and Frazer Dealy of Houston. She graduated from Stratford High School in Houston in 1998 and from Princeton University in Princeton, N.J., in 2002 with a degree in sociology. She graduated from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., in 2007 with a master's degree in public policy. She is employed as a professional staff member of the Armed Services Committee in the U.S.
Danielle Zenk and Chad Tills, both of Minneapolis, are engaged to be married Oct. 17 in Minneapolis. Zenk is the daughter of James and Dianne Zenk of Olivia. She graduated from BOLD High School in Olivia in 1999 and from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in graphic design. She is employed by Scott W. Baker Associates Inc. in Wayzata. Tills is the son of Ron and Judy Tills of Burnsville. He graduated from Apple Valley High School in 1988. He attended the Minneapolis College of Art and Design and the College of Visual Arts. He is employed by Scott W.
Katie Rindahl of St. Joseph and Joseph Jackson of Rolla, Mo., are engaged to be married June 20 at Green Lake Bible Camp in Spicer. Rindahl is the daughter of Loren and Dawn Rindahl of Sunburg. She graduated from Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg High School in Kerkhoven in 2002 and from Concordia College in Moorhead in 2006 with degrees in psychology and religion. She graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg in 2007 with a master's degree in education. She is employed as a residence director by the College of St. Benedict in St.
Tara Frikken and Noah Werner are engaged to be married March 21 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Frikken is the daughter of Bill Frikken of Belgrade and the late Laurie Frikken. She is employed as an assistant manager by Maurice's in St. Cloud. Werner is the son of Steve and Anita Werner of Thornton, Colo., and Jill Ganz of Litchfield. He is a self-employed manager of NSW Exteriors in St. Cloud.
Jennifer Larson and Craig Hanson were united in marriage Jan. 3 at United Methodist Church in Willmar. The bride is the daughter of Bradley Larson of Willmar and Pamela Larson of Willmar. The groom is the son of Orion and Lynette Hanson of Atwater. Matron of honor was Katie Miller, friend of the bride. Bride's attendants were Chalyn Day, Sarah Burdett, Madena Borgess and Tawn Sellman, friends of the bride, and Shanlee Braun, cousin of the bride. Flower girls were Atlanta Hanson, daughter of the groom, and Olivia Larson, niece of the bride. Best man was Justin Horsman, friend of the groom.
Melissa Stafford and Nicholas Hjelle were united in marriage Oct. 25 at the Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood. The bride is the daughter of Jim and Karen Stafford of Grove City. The groom is the son of Loren and Alice Hjelle of New London. Maid of honor was Jennifer Bohmer. Bride's attendants were Shaylene Stafford, Jordana Allen and Alexis Morrill. Best man was Brett Hjelle.
Ashley Raveling and Troy Hansen are engaged to be married March 28 at Faith Lutheran Church in Spicer. Raveling is the daughter of Kelli Citrowske of Boyd and Tom Citrowske of Boyd. She graduated in 2002 from Dawson-Boyd High School in Dawson. She is employed by Community Behavioral Health Hospital in Annandale. Hansen is the son of Duane and Bonnie Hansen of Spicer. He graduated in 2000 from Central Minnesota Christian School in Prinsburg. He is employed by J & T Trucking in Willmar.
Kelli Lee Hoefer and Brian James Lien, both of Renville, are engaged to be married June 13 in Renville. Hoefer is the daughter of David and Karen Hoefer of Sacred Heart and Cindy and Marvin Tvedt of Raymond. She graduated in 2003 from MACCRAY High School in Clara City and in 2007 from Ridgewater College in Willmar. She expects to graduate from St. Cloud State University in the spring. She is employed as an admissions counselor by Project Turnabout. Lien is the son of Doug and Carol Lien of Osakis. He graduated in 2001 from Blaine High School and in 2006 from St. Cloud State University.
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Cathy DeJong and Richard Johnson, both of Willmar, are engaged to be married this summer. DeJong is the daughter of Vince and Lorraine Fruth of Boone, Iowa. She graduated from St. Peter High School in 1976. She is employed by McDonald's. Johnson is the son of Roy and Vi Johnson of Litchfield. He graduated from Litchfield High School in 1987. He is employed in sales by Menards.