Weddings and Engagements

Ault — Hansen

Abby Ault and Jon Hansen, both of Mason City, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Sharyl Ault, of Fort Dodge, and the late Ronald Ault; Julie Hansen, of Rockwell; and Mike Hansen, of Rockwell. A June 24 wedding is planned. Ault is a graduate of University of Northern Iowa, with a ...

Hebert — Leadley

Tiffany Hebert and Jerry Leadley, Jr., both of Fort Dodge, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Chris Hebert and Carol Theriot, of Abbeville, Louisiana; Lynnette Romero Hebert, of Abbeville, Louisiana; and Jerry Leadley, Sr. and Joann Grossnickle, of Fort Dodge. An April 29 wedding is ...

Stuelke — Carlson

PATON — Kara Carlson and Justin Stuelke, both from the Upper Peninsula in Skanee, Michigan, were married Sept. 3, 2016, at Harmony Park in Geneva, Minnesota. Parents of the couple are Daryl and Marianne Carlson of Paton; and the late Harold Stuelke.

Meyer — Esdohr

COON RAPIDS — Nicole Meyer and Adam Esdohr, both of Coon Rapids, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Bill and Brenda Meyer, of Palmer; and Duane and Robyn Esdohr, of Coon Rapids. A May 13 wedding is planned. Meyer is a graduate of Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, with a ...

Moeding — Hora

BARNUM — Meg Moeding, of Barnum, and Joe Hora, of Fort Dodge, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Pete and Sonja Moeding, of Fort Dodge; Jerry and Nancy Richman, of Barnum; and Gregg and Liddy Hora, of Fort Dodge. A June 3 wedding is planned. Moeding is a graduate of Iowa State ...

Martin-Ferrante

Sabrina Martin and Thomas Ferrante, both of Tampa, Florida, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Jackie Martin of Fort Dodge; Robert and Karen Martin of Fort Dodge; Gail Ferrante, of Clearwater, Florida; and Thomas Ferrante, of Treasure Island, Florida. An April 1 wedding is ...

Martin — Riessen

Michelle Martin, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Humboldt, and James Riessen, of Cedar Rapids, are engaged. Parents of the couple are Sheri Martin, of Fort Dodge; Dana Martin, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Humboldt; Mary Riessen, of Durant, and the late Russell Riessen. An April 29 wedding is ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...