Melisa Toepke and Scott Peterson recently were married at a garden wedding at the bride's parents' home in New Salem with the Revs. Ken Trana and Terri Akkerman officiating.
Parents of the couple are Gordonna and Jeanette Toepke, New Salem, and Keith and Pam Peterson, Rochester, Minn.
Attending the bride were her sisters, Colette Kilber, Hazen, Brenda Rebow, Ellendale, and Tamara Toepke-Floyd, Wishek, along with Jane Hincks, Warwick, England, Kim Plautz, St. Cloud, Minn., and Leann Davies, Minnetonka, Minn. Flower girl was Heather Kilber, Hazen.
Attending the bridegroom were Scott Steidl and Jason Waldvogle, both of Alexandria, Minn., Shawn Becker, Hutchinson, Minn., Mark Froemke, Minneapolis, and Matt Chouinard and Chris Plautz, both of St. Cloud. Ringbearer was Tyler Toepke-Floyd, Wishek.
The bride is attending North Dakota State University pursuing a doctorate in soil science.
The bridegroom, a graduate of NDSU, is employed with Cable One TV, Fargo.
The couple lives at 2922 N. 3rd St., Fargo.
Shari Vetter and Russ Ormiston were married Aug. 25 at Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, Bismarck, with the Rev. David Richter officiating.
Parents of the couple are Delores Vetter, Bismarck, Matt and Pam Vetter, Mandan, and Linda Ormiston and Cork Kirchmeier, both of Bismarck.
Attending the bride were her sisters, Tori Vetter and Shelley Vetter, both of Bismarck, along with Candace Nagel and Rita Ormiston, both of Bismarck.
Attending the bridegroom was his brother, Todd Ormiston, Bismarck, along with Jason Noble, Clara City, Minn., Tom Erhardt, Mandan, Tom Klusmann, Maple Grove, Minn., and Dylan Depee, Bismarck. Ringbearer was Colton Ormiston, Bismarck.
The bride, a graduate of North Dakota State University, is employed with Farm and Ranch Guide, Bismarck.
The bridegroom, a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, is employed with IR Bobcat, Bismarck.
The couple lives at 1727 N. Grandview Lane, Bismarck.
Heidi Heck and Ryan Hertel were married Sept. 14 at First Lutheran Church, Mandan, with the Rev. Charlie Axness officiating.
Parents of the couple are Richard and Karen Heck, Bismarck, and Stan Hertel, Mobridge, S.D.
Attending the bride were her sisters, Tonya Hertel, Spearfish, S.D., and Amanda Hertel, Fort Yates, along with Tamara Jagel and Rhonda Weisshaar, both of Minot, Renita Brannan and Tamara Waters-Wheeler, both of Bismarck, and Robin Semmens, Edina, Minn. Flower girl was Monica Bailey, Spearfish.
Attending the bridegroom were Charlie Bercier, Belcourt, Russell Archambault, Rapid City, S.D., Jesse McLaughlin, Fort Yates, Rick Heck and Shawn Heck, both of Bismarck, Jeff Maxon, Fargo, and Joe Heck, Mandan. Ringbearer was Jesse Heck, Mandan.
The bride, a graduate of Minot State University, is employed with Aetna/U.S. Healthcare, Bismarck.
The bridegroom, a graduate of University of Mary, is employed with Prairie Knights Casino, Fort Yates.
The couple lives in Bismarck.
Julie Moe and Tony Johnson recently were married at St. Anne's Church with the Revs. Ed Wehner and Jim Ryan officiating.
Parents of the couple are Tim and Arliss Moe, Bismarck, and Greg and Nica Johnson, Underwood.
Attending the bride were her sisters, Jocelyn Mathern, Richfield, Minn., and Jennifer Miller, Bismarck, along with JoLynn Monson, Tina Jennings and Stacy Howell, all of Bismarck, and Marci Overby, Spearfish, S.D. Flower girls were Kylie Miller, Bismarck, and Madison Johnson, Cleveland.
Attending the bridegroom was his brother, Chris Johnson, Bismarck, along with Lars Nitschke and Kris Koenig, both of Bismarck, and Krist Kjelstrup, Kelly Snyder and Jason Levey, all of Underwood. Ringbearer was Jake Mathern, Richfield, Minn.
The bride is employed with Pride Inc., Comfort Care Inc. and Support Systems Inc., Bismarck.
The bridegroom is employed with Target Stores, Bismarck.
The couple lives in Bismarck.
Amanda Halverson and Dean Schumacher were married Sept. 1 at Evangel Temple with the Rev. Victor Affonso officiating.
Parents of the couple are Galen and Teri Halverson and Helen and Seb Schumacher, all of Bismarck.
Attending the bride was her sister, Audrey Halverson, Bismarck, along with Denise Schulz, Fargo. Flower girl was Brooke Schumacher, Spooner, Wis.
Attending the bridegroom was his brother, Donavon Schumacher, Spooner, along with Brad Halverson, Bismarck. Ringbearer was Brady Schumacher, Spooner.
The bride, a graduate of Century High School and Bismarck State College, is employed with GFG Foodservice, Bismarck.
The bridegroom, a graduate of Bismarck High School, is employed with Bismarck Transportation.
The couple lives in Bismarck.
Rauscha Meek and Michael Butler, together with their parents, Glen and Marlene Meek, Valley City, and Niemfa Butler, Bismarck, announce their engagement. Butler is the son of the late LeRoy Butler Sr.
Meek, a graduate of Century High School and Bismarck State College, is employed with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway.
Butler, a graduate of Bismarck High School, is employed with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway.
The wedding will be Nov. 5 in Las Vegas with a reception Nov. 17 at the Bismarck AMVETS.
Thomas and Karen Prischmann, Bismarck, announce the engagement of their daughter, Hope Prischmann, to Daniel Winrod, Watertown, S.D.
Prischmann, a graduate of Bethel College, Arden Hills, Minn., and Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, Ore., is a doctor of optometry with Pearle Vision, Watertown.
Winrod, a graduate of Lake Area Technical institute Aviation Maintenance Program, is a flight instructor and mechanic with Priority Air, Watertown.
The wedding will be Dec. 1 at New Life Evangelical Free Church, Watertown.
Linus and Ruth Eder, Williston, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara Eder, to Doran Eberle, son of Marietta Eberle, Hague, and the late August Eberle.
Eder, a graduate of University of Mary, is a registered nurse at Medcenter One, Bismarck.
Eberle, a graduate of U-Mary, is a systems development manager at Information Technology Department for the state of North Dakota.
The wedding will be Nov. 23 at Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, Bismarck.
Ed and Faye Kringstad, Bismarck, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sommer Kringstad, to Jason Collins, son of Boyd and Gail Collins, Olive Branch, Miss.
Kringstad, a graduate of Bismarck High School, attended North Dakota State University and is a flight attendant with Northwest Airlines.
Collins, a graduate of South Haven High School in Mississippi, and University of Memphis, Tenn., is employed with Concentra Medical Centers, Memphis.
The wedding will be Nov. 3 at First Presbyterian Church, Bismarck.