Weddings and Engagements

Nicholas Siek and Lisa Moeller

Moeller — Sieck

Lisa Moeller and Nicholas Sieck, both of Fort Dodge, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Gene and Janet Moeller, of Fort Dodge; and Gary and Kelly Sieck, of Grinnell. An April 22 wedding is planned. Moeller is a graduate of Iowa State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree ...

Kari Becker  and Jake Malz

Becker — Malz

Kari Becker and Jake Malz, both of Madison Lake, Minnesota, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Brian and Darcy Becker, of Fort Dodge; and Randy and Marge Malz, of Farmington, Minnesota. A July 28 wedding is planned. Becker earned her bachelor of science degree in elementary education ...

Olivia and Taylor  Huseman

Huseman — Johnson

MANSON — Olivia Grace Johnson and Taylor Ryan Huseman, both of Okoboji, were married Oct. 8, 2016, at Arnolds Park. Parents of the couple are Terry and Eileen Johnson, of Milford; and Frank and Brenda Huseman, of Manson. The bride is an Okoboji High School graduate and a Marquette ...

Cassie Kavanaugh and Dominique Windfield

Winkfield — Kavanaugh

LOHRVILLE — Cassie Kavanaugh and Dominique Winkfield, both of Gainesville, Florida, were married Oct. 22, 2016, at the Lohrville United Methodist Church. Parents of the couple are Chris and Kris Kavanaugh of Lohrville; and Ken and Linda Winkfield, of Versailles, Kentucky. Matron of honor ...

Ashley Koons and John Beaumont

Koons — Beaumont

Ashley Koons and John Beaumont, both of Fort Dodge, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Charles and Shelly Koons, of Newton; and William and Cyndie Beaumont, of Iowa City. An Aug. 5 wedding is planned. Koons is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa where she earned her ...

Kari Becker and Jake Malz

Becker — Malz

Kari Becker and Jake Malz, both of Madison Lake, Minnesota, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Brian and Darcy Becker, of Fort Dodge; and Randy and Marge Malz, of Farmington, Minnesota. A July 28 wedding is planned. Becker earned her bachelor of science degree in elementary ...

Gapp — Burkett

WEBSTER CITY — Kaitlyn Burkett and Kyle Gapp, both of Colorado Springs, Colorado, were married Nov. 5, 2016, at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Colorado Springs. Parents of the couple are Mike and Erin Burkett, of Colorado Springs; and Jim and Sandy Gapp, of Webster City. Maid of honor was ...

Emma Williams and Thomas Straw

Williams — Straw

Emma Williams and Thomas Straw, both of Cedar Rapids, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Michael and Tina Williams, of Fort Dodge; and Sharlene Clinton, of Independence. A Sept. 16 wedding is planned. Williams graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High in 2011 and from The University of ...

Chelsie Steffens and Mitchell Carpenter

Carpenter — Steffens

WEBSTER CITY — Chelsie Elizabeth Steffens and Mitchell Robert Carpenter, both of Ankeny, were married Aug. 6, 2016, at Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Church in Ankeny. Parents of the couple are Brant and Stephanie Steffens, of Wiota; Troy and Ericka Parrott, of Krum, Texas; and Rob and Diana ...

Andrew Parthum 
and Caitlin Ascherl

Ascherl — Parthum

EMMETSBURG — Caitlin Ascherl, of Granville, and Andrew Parthum, of Centreville, Virginia, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Joe and Donna Ascherl, of Granville; and Lawrence and Kate Parthum, of Centreville, Virginia. Grandparents are Paul Ascherl, of Emmetsburg, and the late Lois ...

Chad Lyons and Hillary Hanson

Hanson — Lyons

GOWRIE — Hillary Hanson, of West Des Moines, and Chad Lyons, of Des Moines, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Dave and Ruth Hanson, of Gowrie; and Glenn and Holly Lyons, of Humboldt. A May 6 wedding is planned. Hanson is a graduate of Iowa State University where she earned a degree ...

Watters — Nation

Jacqueline Nation and James Watters, both of Oakdale, Minnesota, were married on Oct. 8, 2016, at Saint Thomas More Catholic Church, in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Parents of the couple are Hal and Terri Nation, Dennis Watters and Jackie Watters, all of Fort Dodge. Matron of honor was Paige ...

Harbin — Westphal

BADGER — Ann Westphal, of Badger, and David Harbin, of Staten Island, New York, were married on Nov. 5, 2016, in Arvada, Colorado. Parents of the couple are Rita Wessels, of Badger, and the late Ben Westphal; Dwight and Pam Harbin, of Staten Island, New York, and the late Wendy Harbin. An ...

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Schuttler — Scherer

WEST BEND — Maggie Schuttler and Michael Scherer, both of West Bend, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Dennis and Pam Schuttler, of Algona; Kevin and Kim Moulin, of Grimes, and the late Robert Scherer. A Jan. 21, 2017, wedding is planned. Schuttler is a graduate ...

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Newman — Anderson

Nicole Newman and Paul Anderson, both of Aurora, Colorado, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Richard and Michele Newman, of Fort Dodge; and Randy and Sue Anderson, of Clear Lake, Minnesota. A June 17, 2017, wedding is planned. Newman is a graduate of Iowa State University where she ...

Eric Odegaard and Allison Coon

Coon — Odegaard

WEBSTER CITY — Allison Coon and Eric Odegaard, both of Des Moines, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Gene and Andrea Coon, of Des Moines; Mary Coon, of Norwalk; Jean McDowell, of Webster City, and the late Alan Odegaard. An April 15, 2017 wedding is planned. Coon is a graduate of ...