Couples

Engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements

Engagement

Macmillan

Crystal Crain and Joel Macmillan

Crain-Macmillan
Crystal Crain and Joel Macmillan, both of Lawrence, announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Charles and Darla Crain, Shawnee. She is a 2001 graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School. She plans to graduate from Baker University this summer. She is employed at Allen Press.

The future groom is the son of Kelley Macmillan, Lawrence, and Becky Macmillan, Richmond, Ind. He is a 1997 graduate of Lawrence High School. He is owner/manager of Yello Sub in Lawrence.

The couple plan an Aug. 5, 2006, wedding at Unity Church of Lawrence.

Engagement

Vinson

Stephen Vinson and Anna Harvey

Harvey-Vinson
Joe and Mary Harvey, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Harvey, Lawrence, to Stephen Vinson, Lawrence, son of Steve and Cyndi Mona, Lawrence.

The bride-to-be is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School. She graduated from Kansas University in 2005 with a business degree. She is attending dental hygienist school at Johnson County Community College.

The future groom is a Lawrence High School graduate. He plans to graduate from KU in May.

The couple plan a May 19, 2006, wedding at Grace Presbyterian Church in Lawrence.

Wedding

Rockhold

Charlene and Keith Rockhold

Coates-Rockhold
Charlene Coates and Keith Rockhold were married Dec. 18, 2005, at Worden United Methodist Church with the Rev. Dale Lewis officiating.

Lewis sang "Our Wedding Song," written by the bride. Jamie Goff, granddaughter of the bride, played "Picture This" and the "Wedding March."

Matron of honor was Norma Sconce. Best man was Dudly Gilliland. Ring bearer was Riley Coates and flower girl was Britten Coates, grandchildren of the bride.

A reception followed the ceremony.

The couple reside in the Centropolis area.

Anniversary

Dalquest

Dalquest
Donald and Jo Ann Dalquest, Lawrence, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a family dinner Sunday.
They were married March 5, 1966, in Novato, Calif.

Donald is a retired law enforcement officer who served the city of Lawrence and Douglas County for 30 years. He works part-time at Lawrence Municipal Court and is active with the American Legion. Jo is retired from the county clerk's office where she served Douglas County for 26 years.

Their children are Erica and Eric Spurling, Lawrence; and Marcie and Philip Pell, Olathe. They have four grandchildren.

Anniversary

Winter

Charlene and A.K. Winter

Winter
A.K. and Charlene Winter, Lecompton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family gathering.

A.K. Winter and Charlene Luckan were married March 6, 1956, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lawrence.

Both are lifelong residents of Douglas County. A.K. worked for FMC and Quaker Oats and farmed near Lecompton.

Charlene worked for Perry-Lecompton schools, Aeroquip, Visiting Nurses Assn. and Rural Water District No. 6 and helped on the farm. They are both active volunteers in Lecompton and Lawrence.

Their children are Mary and Tracy Icenogle, Roeland Park; Sharon Lewis, Burlington, and the late Brad Lewis; and the late Annette Winter Bohon. They also have five grandchildren.

Engagement

Gurney

Jessica Hatfield and Joshua Gurney

Hatfield-Gurney
Linette and Bruce Reves, Lecompton, and Gary and Pam Gurney, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Jessica Ann Hatfield, Eudora, and Joshua Tyler Gurney, Eudora.

The bride-to-be also is the daughter of Kem Hatfield, Emporia. She is a 2002 graduate of Lawrence High School. She attends Kansas University.

The future groom is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School. He works for Jay Wolfe Automotive Group as a financial services manager.

The couple plan a July 22, 2006, wedding at Danforth Chapel on KU's campus.

Engagement

Baughman

Jed Baughman and Christa Madrigal

Madrigal-Baughman
Jess and Linda Madrigal, Independence, Mo., and John and Pamela Baughman, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Christa Madrigal and Jed Baughman, both of Overland Park.

The bride-to-be is a 1996 graduate of St. Mary's High School, Independence, Mo. She is a 2001 graduate of Kansas University where she studied English. She is employed at Unity Village. She is a student at Massage Therapy Institute in Kansas City, Mo.

The future groom is a 1995 graduate of Lawrence High School and a 1999 graduate of KU. He is employed at Olson Associates in Kansas City, Mo.

The couple plan an April 2, 2006, wedding at the Loretto in Kansas City, Mo.

Engagement

Clark

Emily Black and Kenny Clark

Black-Clark
Larry and Jeanne Black, Baldwin, announcement the engagement of their daughter, Emily Black, Baldwin, to Kenny Clark, Fort Scott, son of Kenneth and Debbie Clark, Fort Scott.

The future bride graduated from Baldwin High School in 2000, Neosho County Community College in 2002, Pittsburg State University and Fort Scott Community College in 2005 with a degree in nursing. She is employed at Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott.

The future groom graduated from Fort Scott High School in 1999 and Pittsburg State University in 2004 with a degree in business administration. He is an account manager with the 7-Up Corp.

The couple plan a May 6, 2006, wedding at First Assembly of God Church in Fort Scott.

Engagement

Pike

Jennifer Walbridge and Kevin Pike

Walbridge-Pike
Gary and Margi Walbridge, Baldwin, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Lynne Walbridge, Lawrence, to Kevin Thomas Pike, Lawrence, son of Tom Pike, Stanley, and Kathy Pike, Lawrence.

The future bride graduated from Baldwin High School in 1994, from Kansas University in 1999 with a bachelor's degree in business administration, and in 2005 with a master's degree in business administration. She is employed as a financial analyst at Sprint Nextel in Overland Park.

The future groom graduated from Lawrence High School in 1999 and from KU in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in communications. He is employed as an interactive media analyst at Plattform Advertising in Olathe.

The couple plan a June 10, 2006, wedding at First United Methodist Church in Baldwin.

Wedding

Hedges

Kelli and Randall Hedges

Raybern-Hedges
Kelli Alyse Raybern and Randall G. Hedges were married Jan. 7, 2006, at Karekare Falls, New Zealand, with Mark Barnard officiating.

The bride is the daughter of Don and Shari Raybern and the granddaughter of Allen and Elaine Vick, all of Lawrence. The groom is the son of Kay and Allen Benjamin, Tauranga, New Zealand, and Bryan Hedges, Auckland, New Zealand.

Jennifer Raybern was maid of honor. Andrew Cameron was best man.
Readers were Aaron Ironside and Marti Anderson. Ashley Hedges and Adrian Meekings were ushers.

A reception was given at the waterfall glade and a luncheon followed at a site overlooking Karekare Beach and the Tasman Sea. The couple took a honeymoon trip to the South Island of New Zealand.

The bride is a 1995 graduate of Lawrence High School and a 1999 graduate of Kansas University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. She received a graduate diploma in teaching-primary from Massey University, Auckland, in December and has begun teaching in Auckland.

The groom is a graduate of Auckland area schools and has a bachelor's degree in computing systems from Unitec in Auckland. He is a software developer for a local company; he also produces short films.

The couple reside in Auckland, New Zealand.

Wedding

Moore

Jonathan and Stephanie Moore

Revenew-Moore
Stephanie Revenew and Jonathan Moore were married Jan. 25, 2006, at the Douglas County courthouse.

The bride is the daughter of Janet Revenew, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Janet Moore, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Robin Moore and Glenda Kelly, Lawrence.

Witnesses were Shannon Moore and Eric Genovese.

The groom's family was host to a family dinner at the home of Shannon and Amy Moore.

The bride is a 1999 graduate of Lawrence High School. She attended Johnson County Community College and Kansas University. She is employed at NCS Pearson.

The groom is a 1994 graduate of LHS and works in construction.

The couple reside in Lawrence.

Anniversary

Aeschliman

Mary Jo and Eldon Aeschliman

Aeschliman
Eldon "Ash" and Mary Jo Aeschliman, Grantville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. March 11 at the Sunrise Optimist Club Building, 720 N.W. 50th St., Topeka.

A family dinner will precede the reception.

Ash Aeschliman, Sabetha, and Mary Jo Brunson, Greeley, Colo., met at Ottawa University. They were married March 11, 1956, at First Baptist Church in Ottawa with the Rev. Roger Fredrikson officiating.

Their children are Rick Aeschliman, Topeka; Roger and Robyn Aeschliman, Topeka; Ronna von Knorring, Costa Rica; Ruthann and Bret Sanford, Lecompton; and Karen and Steeven Orr, Lecompton. They have nine grandchildren.

Ash retired from State Farm Insurance Cos. in 1996. He does seasonal farming in the Grantville area. Mary Jo retired from Econo Clad Books and is now employed part-time at Kansas Children's Service League in Topeka.

The couple request no gifts.

Anniversary

Aeschliman

Mary Jo and Eldon Aeschliman