Melissa Neal and Josh Wentzel were united in marriage Aug. 13 at First Covenant Church in Willmar. The bride is the daughter of Duane and Kay Neal of Murdock. The groom is the son of Craig and Bonnie Wentzel of DeGraff. Maid of honor was Amy Neal and matron of honor was Amanda Guennigsmann, sisters of the bride. Bride's attendants were Margit Neal, sister-in-law of the bride; Caroline Chan, cousin of the bride; and Mindy Ruka, Tiffany Jans and Laura Zimmer, friends of the bride. Flower girl was Taylor VanHeuveln. Best man was Adam Wentzel, brother of the groom.
Jaime Larson and Joshua Larson were united in marriage Aug. 12 at Calvary Lutheran Church in Willmar. The bride is the daughter of Curt and Jean Larson of Willmar. The groom is the son of Kim and Debbie Larson of Willmar. Matron of honor was Ashley Johnson, sister of the bride. Bride's attendants were Tara Tiegs and Kris Jorgenson, friends of the couple, and Kalie Cole and Addi Larson, sisters of the groom. Flower girl was Lily Jorgenson. Best man was Zachary Larson, brother of groom.
Bria Aamot and Christopher Skordahl, both of Minneapolis, were united in marriage July 2 at Calvary Lutheran Church of Willmar. The bride is the daughter of Brett and Kathy Aamot of Willmar. The groom is the son of Gary and Lynn Skordahl of Willmar. The maid of honor was Mariel Aamot, sister of the bride. The best man was Travis Michelson, friend of couple. The reception was at the Willmar Holiday Inn and Conference Center. Following a wedding trip to Aruba, the couple is living in Minneapolis. The bride is an elementary school teacher in Orono.
Nikita Martins and Nick Hanson, both of Willmar, were united in marriage July 9 at the home of Jon and Annette Fostervold on Long Lake, north of Willmar. The bride is the daughter of Darrell and DeAnn Martins of Willmar. The groom is the son of Roy Hanson and Pam Hanson, both of Willmar. The maid of honor was Melissa Magnuson, cousin of the bride. Bride's attendants were Allie Olson, Kayla Negen, Dana Robinson, Jamie VanHeuveln and Alyssa Marcus, friends of bride. The flower girl was Taylor VanHeuveln, friend of bride. The best man was Mitch Hanson, brother of the groom.
Robyn Dahlseng and Ben Deadrick are engaged to be married Sept. 17 at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar. Dahlseng is the daughter of Curt and Rose Ann Dahlseng of Starbuck. She is a 2006 graduate of Minnewaska Area High School in Glenwood and is a professional nursing student at Ridgewater College in Willmar.
Megan Neiber and Christopher Snipes, both of Bluffton, S.C., are engaged to be married Oct. 1 at Green Lake Bible Camp chapel in Spicer. Neiber is the daughter of Dave and Gloria Neiber of New London. She is a graduate of New London-Spicer High School, Minnesota State University in Mankato with a bachelor's degree in psychology and Minnesota State University in Moorhead with a specialist degree in school psychology.
Jaime Cofer and Cody Thorson, both of Clara City, are engaged to be married Oct. 1 at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar. Cofer is the daughter of Sandy Cofer of Willmar and the late Joel Cofer. She is a 2006 graduate of Willmar Senior High School and a 2008 graduate of Ridgewater College with a degree in legal administrative assistant.
Laura Lindeman and Brad Daak, both of New London, are engaged to be married Sept. 7 on Anna Maria Island in Florida. Lindeman is the daughter of Steve and Debbie Lindeman of Park Rapids. She is a 1994 graduate of Park Rapids Area High School in Park Rapids, and a 2002 graduate of St. Cloud State University with degrees in business management and community health.
Andria Larson and Kyle Rambow, both of Plymouth, are engaged to be married Sept. 10 at Millennium Gardens in Plymouth. Larson is the daughter of Steve and Gale Larson of Anoka. She is a 2003 graduate of Anoka High School and a 2007 graduate of the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. She is employed by Target Corporation in Minneapolis. Rambow is the son of David and Simone Rambow of Cologne and the grandson of Allan and Carol Rambow of Kandiyohi. He is a 2000 graduate of Waconia High School and a 2005 graduate of Bemidji State University.
Linsey Kortgard and Ross Saue, both of Clara City, are engaged to be married Sept. 24 at St. Clara's Catholic Church in Clara City. Kortgard is the daughter of Roger and Judy Kortgard of Clara City. She is a 1998 graduate of MACCRAY High School, a 2002 graduate of St. Cloud State University and a 2007 graduate of Ridgewater College with degrees in elementary education and nursing.