Engagements, Weddings, Anniversaries

Zarzana, Madden

MARSHALL — Elaine Zarzana and Fin Madden were married on July 5, 2017, at Bratadal Vandrarhem near Ullared, Sweden. Parents of the couple are Jim and Marianne Zarzana of Marshall and Brendan Madden of Robertstown, County Kildare, Ireland, and the late Lee Madden of Toronto, Canada. The bride ...

Horsman, Sibanda

BALATON — James Horsman and Dawn Sibanda of Seattle, Washington, announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Elaine and the late David Horsman of Balaton and Herod and Siyengiwe Sibanda of Harare, Zimbabwe. Sibanda is a graduate North Dakota State University, has a master of public ...

Rye

PORTER — Rodney and Darlene Rye of Porter celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in September. There were married Sept. 7, 1957, in Minneota.

Brewers

MARSHALL — Robert and Barbara Brewers of Marshall are celebrating 67 years of marriage. They were married Oct. 18, 1950.

Hutt, Boettger

BOYD — Katie Hutt and Matthew Boettger announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mavis and David Hutt of Boyd and Mary and Todd Boettger of Owatonna. Hutt is a 2012 graduate of Dawson-Boyd High School and a 2015 graduate of Alexandria Technical and Community College with degrees in ...

Smidt

MARSHALL — Rita and Gary Smidt will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 3-7 p.m.today at the Eagles Club, 423 W. Main St., Marshall.

Mather, Headley

MARSHALL — Stephanie Mather and Nicholas Headley were married April 30, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Parents of the couple are Mark and Jean Mather of Marshall and Randy and Bernadine Headley of Kennebec, South Dakota. The bride is a graduate of Marshall High School and South Dakota State ...

Wirtz, Ludemann

WALNUT GROVE — Ashley Wirtz and Joseph Ludemann announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Robert Wirtz of Walnut Grove, Denise Wirtz of Windom, and Robert and Bonnie Ludemann of Norfolk, Neb. Wirtz is a graduate of Windom Area High School and Southwest Minnesota State University. ...

Webskowski, Jones

MARSHALL — Kirsten Joy Webskowski and Dylan Curtis Jones were married May 27, 2017, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Parents of the couple are Lee and Dana Webskowski of Marshall, Curt Jones of Beatrice, Neb., and Carla Jones of Odell, Neb. Maids of honor were Lauren Berg, sister ...

Kjorness

WESTBROOK — Steve and Cathy Kjorness will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 3, at the Westbrook Rolling Hills Golf Club, in Westbrook. Let your presence be your gift.

Arnts, Mortier

MARSHALL — Kathleen Arnts and Danny Mortier announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Bernard and Peg Arnts of Alta, Iowa, and Mike and Mary Mortier of Marshall. Arnts is a 2009 graduate of Alta High School and Morningside College in 2013. She has a bachelor of science degree in ...

Schaeffer, Thompson

MARSHALL — Caitlyn Schaeffer and Joseph Thompson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Rick and Michelle Schaeffer of Marshall and Tom and Lori Thompson of Hudson, Wis. Schaeffer is 2012 Marshall High School graduate and graduated with a bachelor of science in nursing from the ...

Bernardy

SEAFORTH — Marvin and Maureen Bernardy will celebrate their golden anniversary Aug. 26. The party starts at 11:30 a.m. with a polka mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Seaforth and lunch at 12:30 p.m. at the Seaforth Community Shelter. From 1-5 p.m. will be polka dancing.

Obler, Houser

MARSHALL — Jenna Obler and Nathan Houser were married June 24, 2017, at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Eden Prairie. Parents of the couple are Chuck and Lori Obler of Marshall and Craig and Jeannie Houser of Centerville, Iowa. The maid of honor was Ashley Verdoes, friend of the bride. The best ...

Schmidt, Obler

MARSHALL — Alysha Schmidt and Jamie Obler announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Pat and Peggy Schmidt of Brooklyn Park and Chuck and Lori Obler of Marshall. Schmidt is a 2009 graduate of Champlin Park High School, a 2013 graduate of the College of St. Benedict, and currently ...

Erickson, Kerr

RUSSELL — Laura Erickson and Brandon Kerr announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Paul and Marilyn Erickson of Balaton and John and Mary Kerr of Russell and Cara and Jason Klatt of Hudson, Wis. Erickson is a 2013 graduate of RTR High School and Lake Area Technical College in ...

Hawkins, Moline

MARSHALL — Krista Hawkins and Ryan Moline announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mark and Jodi Hawkins of Fairmont and Jim Moline of Marshall and Kim Moline of Ihlen. Hawkins is a 2007 graduate of Fairmont High School and is a stay-at-home mom to the groom’s three children: ...

Moede, Matanowski

MARSHALL — Hayley Elizabeth Moede and Houston Franklin Matanowski announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Chris and Mindy Moede of Marshall and Bill and Pam Matanowski of Vadnais Heights. Grandparents of the bride are Roger and Audrey Moede, and the late Glen and Donna Pietila, ...

Deutz, Beierman

MARSHALL — Jordan Deutz and Brienna Beierman announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Nancy and Joe Beech of Brookings, S.D., Dean and Kari Beierman of Tracy, and Dawn and Charlie Deutz of Marshall. Beierman is a credit analyst at US Bank. Deutz is a farmer and auctioneer and owns ...

Geurts, Mellenthin

MARSHALL — Lauren Geurts and Brady Mellenthin announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are John and Janelle Geurts of Marshall and Scott and Jane Mellenthin of Marshall. Geurts is a 2012 graduate from Marshall High School. She graduated with a bachelor of science degree in public ...