Taylor and Molly Baardson

WEST DES MOINES — Molly Schminke and Taylor Baardson, of West Des Moines, were married on Aug. 17, 2019, in New Virginia.

Parents of the couple are Kevin and Sarah Schminke of Fort Dodge, and David and Kristen Baardson, of Fort Dodge.

Maid of honor was Alex Schminke, of Willowa, Oregon, sister of the bride.

Bridesmaids were Kendra Friesth, of Duncombe; Lexie Stevens, of Altoona; Nichole Prelip, of Coralville; Lexi Palmershiem, of Altoona.

Best man was Jacob Baardson, Fort Dodge, brother of the groom.

Groomsmen were Hayes Breeser, of Norwalk; Collin Cook, of Minneapolis, Minnesota; Nate Johnson, of Huxley; Josh Harklau, of Coralvillea.

The ushers were John Schminke, of Gilbert, Arizona; and Cody Graves, of Fort Dodge.

The personal attendants were Heather Scott, of Norwalk; and Meredith Dochterman, of Coralville.

The ring bearers were Arlo and Vaughn Schminke, of Gilbert, Arizona, nephews of the couple.

The flower girl was Etta Berry of Willowa, Oregon, niece of the couple.

Both the bride and groom are graduates of Fort Dodge Senior High, Fort Dodge, and also graduates of Iowa State University, Ames.

The bride is a New Business case coordinator at Principal Financial Group. The groom is a New Business analyst at Principal Financial Group.


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