Erin Mattingly and Aaron Hamilton were united in marriage Sept. 26 at Alms Park in Cincinnati. The bride is the daughter of Charles and Sheann Mattingly of Bloomfield, Ky., formerly of Sacred Heart. The groom is the son of Walter and April Hamilton of Augusta, Ky. Maid of honor was Katie Laaker, friend of the bride. Bride's attendants were Darby Mattingly, sister of the bride, and NatalieSingleton and JessicaGroneck, friends of the bride. Best man was Ernie Dichiara, friend of the groom.
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Tami Sue Nichols and Jeremy Alexander Ruf, both of Willmar, are engaged to be married Jan. 10 at Tripolis Lutheran Church in Kandiyohi. Nichols is the daughter of Roger and Mary Ann Holtkamp of Kerkhoven. She is employed as the firm administrator by Anfinson Thompson & Co. in Willmar. Ruf is the son of Paula Grof and her husband, James, of Blomkest. He is employed by Dooley's Petroleum Inc. of Willmar.
Nicole Clements and Joshua Jennings were united in marriage Oct. 4 at Green Lake Bible Camp in Spicer. The bride is the daughter of Lincoln and Cindy Clements of Willmar. The groom is the son of Brit and Judy Jennings of Plano, Texas. Maid of honor was Jenna Clements, sister of the bride. Bride's attendants were LindsayKinnick, friend of the bride; Michelle Clements, sister-in-law of the bride; and Britney Jennings, sister of the groom. Best man was Jairus Pascale, friend of the groom.
Jennifer Dease and Matthew Olson are engaged to be married Dec. 27 in Plymouth. Dease is the daughter of William and Cheryl Dease of Plymouth. She graduated from Plymouth High School in 1991 and from St. Thomas University in St. Paul in 1995 with a degree in elementary education. She earned her master's degree in 1999 from Loyola University in Chicago. She is employed as a licensed marriage and family therapist by Cigna in Eden Prairie and as a dance instructor for the city of Brooklyn Park. Olson is the son of Mark R.
Kristin Bock and Matthew Lueders were united in marriage Sept. 27 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Willmar. The bride is the daughter of Dewey and Mary Bock of Willmar. The groom is the son of Michael and Donna Lueders of Dell Rapids, S.D., and Maureen and Tim Dykstra of Sioux Falls, S.D. Maid of honor was Hali Johnson, friend of the bride. Bride's attendants were Becca Anderson, Joan Hooper and Courtney DeLeeuw, friends of the bride. Best man was Ross Brende, friend of the groom.
Cindy Ampe and Nathan Brown were united in marriage Oct. 4 at St. Frances de Sales Catholic Church in Belgrade. The bride is the daughter of Chuck and Karen Ampe of Belgrade. The groom is the son of Mary Lou Sixberry of Gilbert and Gary Brown of British Columbia, Canada. Matron of honor was Rebecca Ampe, cousin of the bride. Bride's attendants were Lynnette Arens, cousin of the groom, and Angela Thiegels, Sara Dagenais and Sarah Christopherson, friends of the couple. Junior attendants were Rachel Ampe, cousin of the bride, and Nikki Sedgeman, cousin of the groom.
Kate Beyer and Drew Paris, both of Burnsville, are engaged to be married today at Green Lake Bible Camp in Spicer. Beyer is the daughter of Kris Beyer and Tom Beyer, both of Willmar. She graduated from Willmar Senior High School in 2002 and from the University of Minnesota-Morris in 2005.
Jacklyn Leuze and Michael Saulsbury were united in marriage Aug. 30 at the home of the groom's parents on Twin Lakes in Spicer. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Idalia "Charly" Leuze of Willmar.
Jill Dykema and James Arentson were united in marriage Sept. 19 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in St. Paul. The bride is the daughter of Luther and Peggy Dykema of Willmar. The groom is the son of Ken and Sue Arentson of Des Moines, Iowa. Maid of honor was Chelsey Dykema, sister of the bride. Flower girl was Stephanie Little, niece of the groom. Best man was David Arentson, brother of the groom. A reception and dance were held at the Calhoun Beach Club in Minneapolis. The couple is living in Minneapolis where the groom is employed in architecture by McMonigal Architects.