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Couples

Engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements

Wedding

Rodecap and Zimmer

Angela and Jeremy Rodecap

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Angela Zimmer and Jeremy Rodecap were married April 12, 2008, at Williamstown Assembly of God, Perry, with the Rev. Rick Burcham officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Terry Zimmer and Tina Zimmer-Leiker, both of Salina.
The groom is the son of John and Charlotte Rodecap, Perry.
Matron of honor was Rosemary Coolon. Maid of honor was Lisa Theno. Best men were Laramie McPherson and Steve Biggs. Bridesmaids were Lynsie Tischhauser, Linsy Krause and Erin Hickey. Groomsmen were Patrick Gordan, Jeff Barhardt and James Hetrick.
A reception followed at the Lawrence Holidome.
The bride is a graduate of Salina Central High School and Washburn University. She is a registered nurse at Stormont-Vail HealthCare.
The groom is a graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School. He is a paramedic for Jefferson County Ambulance Service. He is also the chief of operations for a Jefferson County Fire District No. 3, Williamstown.
The couple reside in Perry.

Wedding

Humphrey and Hooper

Talena and David Hooper

Talena Humphrey and David Hooper Jr. were married May 8, 2008, at Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas, with the Rev. Brian Ross officiating.
The bride is the daughter of John and Pam Humphrey, Lawrence, and Marlene Humphrey and Steve Rothwell, Lawrence.
The groom is the son of David Hooper Sr., Lawrence, and Claudia and Mike Jones, Lawrence.
Maid of honor was Trina Humphrey. Best man was Kevin Hooper. Bridesmaid was Sarah Sharon.
A reception followed at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas.
The bride is a 1993 graduate of Lawrence High School. She has a business degree from Friends University. She is a commercial lender for Wells Fargo Bank, Overland Park.
The groom is a 1993 graduate of Lawrence High School. He has a business degree from Baker University and is studying for a Master of Business Administration degree. He is a personal and commercial insurance agent with Farmers Insurance.
The couple reside in Bonner Springs.

Engagement

Girty and Cuny

Richard Cuny and Kerry Sue Girty


Andy and Frances Girty announce the engagement of their daughter, Kerry Sue Girty, all of Lawrence, to Richard Cuny, Pine Ridge, S.D. Richard is the son of Norma Gillespie, Riverside, Calif., and the late Charles Cuny.
The future bride is a 1985 graduate of Lawrence High School. She received an associate of arts degree from Cloud County Community College, Concordia, in 1987. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Okla., in 1989. She received a Master of Business Administration degree from Baker University in 2005. She is employed with the U.S. Federal Government-Haskell Indian Nations University.
The future groom is a 1990 graduate of Red Cloud Indian School, Pine Ridge, S.D. He is a communications instructor at the Marine Air Traffic Control School, Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla. He is currently serving in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is taking online courses at Colorado Technical University and plans to receive a Bachelors of Science degree in business administration in spring 2009.
The couple plan a Sept. 27, 2008, wedding at Worden United Methodist Church, Baldwin City.

Anniversary

Nebergall

James and Bettie Nebergall


James and Bettie Nebergall will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary in a celebration Mass on Sunday at St. George Catholic Church, St. George, Utah.
James and Bettie Nebergall were married June 4, 1948.
James was a history teacher and basketball coach at Great Bend High School, in Great Bend. Bettie taught advanced English at Great Bend High School.
They have three children: Lillian and Steve Cross, St. George, Utah; Lynn and Tom Matthews, Banamichi, Sonora, Mexico; and Lexie Engleman, Lawrence.
They have four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Cards and congratulations may be sent to James and Bettie Nebergall at 324 N. 1680 East, Apt. 116 B, St. George, Utah 64790.

Anniversary

Gingerich and Crow

Roberta and John Gingerich


John and Roberta Gingerich will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a reception from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at Centenary United Methodist Church.
John C. Gingerich and Roberta L. Crow were married June 6, 1943, in Oklahoma City.
John is a retired Methodist minister and has served in Colorado, Oklahoma, Iowa, Ohio, Lawrence, Leawood and Tokyo.
Roberta is an actress, book reviewer and program director of several organizations, including the YWCA and Kansas Humanities Council.
They have three children: Harriet and Lou Caplan, Hays; Robin Gingerich and Tom Mersmann, Lawrence; and John Gingerich Jr., Kansas City, Mo.
They have two grandchildren.
The couple reside in Lawrence.
They request no gifts.

Engagement

Fraker and Suitt

Joseph Payton Suitt and Amber Lee Fraker


Amber Lee Fraker and Joseph Payton Suitt, both of Lawrence, announce their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of David Fraker, Winchester, and Peggy Locklin, Lawrence. She is a 2004 graduate of Lawrence High School. She is employed with the Villages Inc.
The future groom is the son of David and Cheryl Suitt, Lawrence. He is a 2003 graduate of Lawrence High School. He is employed with the IBEW Local Union 304.
The couple plan a Aug. 8, 2008, wedding at Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship, Lawrence.

Engagement

Swartz and McComas

Heather Swartz and Paul McComas


Carole and Ted Swartz, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter Heather Swartz to Paul McComas, both of Evanston, Ill. Paul is the son of Hazelyn McComas, Milkaukee, Wis., and the late Harrold J. McComas.
The future bride received a bachelor's and a master's degree from Kansas University. She received a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a senior medical writer at Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, Ill.
The future groom received a bachelor's degree from Lawrence University, Appleton, Wis., and a master's degree in film from Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill. He teaches writing and film studies at several sites and is the author of three published books.
The couple plan a Sept. 27, 2008, wedding in the South Dakota Badlands with a reception in Milwaukee later.

Engagement

Legler and Potochnik

Caroline Legler and Tim Potochnik


Steve and Kim Legler, West Des Moines, Iowa, announce the engagement of their daughter Caroline Legler to Tim Potochnik, both of Wichita. Tim is the son of John and Kim Potochnik, Wichita.
The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Lawrence High School. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from Kansas University in May.
The future groom is a 2000 graduate of Wichita Heights High School. He received a Bachelor of General Studies degree in anthropology from KU in 2005. He is a property claims adjuster for Assurant Specialty Property.
The couple plan a Sept. 13, 2008, wedding at Danforth Chapel.

Engagement

Britton and Satterfield

Samantha Michelle Britton and Eric Michael Satterfield

Samantha Michelle Britton, Wichita, and Eric Michael Satterfield, De Soto, announce their engagement.
The future bride is the daughter of Dale Britton and Carolyn Stewart, both of Wichita. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science and a Master of Science degree in exercise physiology, both from Kansas University. She received a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from KU Medical Center. She is a physical therapist with Kreider Rehabilitation at Lawrence Memorial Hospital and a fitness instructor for the city of Lawrence.
The future groom is the son of Michael Satterfield and Cheryl Garrett, both of De Soto. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in interdisciplinary studies in classics and ancient studies from University of Missouri-Kansas City. He is a bartender at the Grand Falloon, Kansas City, Mo.
The couple plan a Sept. 5, 2008, wedding in Crested Butte, Colo.