Couples Announcements

Hamilton and Clark

Phil and Patricia Hamilton, Topeka, announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexis Hamilton, to Emery Clark, both of Overbrook. The future bride is a 2003 graduate of Free State High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Washburn University in 2007. She is a registered ...

Carey and Durnal

Dr. Gerald and Donna Carey, Blue Springs, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Christine Carey, to Evan William Durnal, both of Mission. The future bride is a 2001 graduate of Blue Springs South High School and earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in education from the ...

Robins and Sauvage

Caroline Sauvage, Mâcon, France, and Colin Robins, Miami, were married June 20, 2009, at L’Iglise de Saint Pierre in Mâcon, with Gérard Colon and Patrice Sauvage officiating. The bride is the daughter of Gilbert and Christine Sauvage, Mâcon. The groom is the son of C. Richard Robins ...

Hollis and Bishop

Lindsay Brianne Hollis, Wichita, and Eric Wayne Bishop, Leoti, were married May 9, 2009, in Lawrence, with Tom Jacobs officiating. The bride is the daughter of Brian and Linda Hollis, Wichita. The groom is the son of Leslie and Patricia Bishop, Leoti. Acoustic guitar and vocal music was ...

Flory and Pearson

Tara Flory, Lawrence, and Darin Pearson, Williamstown, were married May 16, 2009, at Free Methodist Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Rick Burchham and Merle Flory officiating. The bride is the daughter of Michael and Cheryl Flory, Lawrence, and the late Eldon Flory. The groom is the son of ...

Taul and Harding

Nickie Taul and Russ Harding, both of Farmington, Ark., were married April 25, 2009, at Central United Methodist Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Maria Campbell officiating. The bride is the daughter of Jimmie and Carol Taul, Baldwin City. The groom is the son of Howard and Connie Harding, ...

Sears and Wilson

Sears-Wilson Jessica Sears, Baldwin City, and Spencer Wilson, Vinland, were married May 23, 2009, at Mildale Farm in Edgerton, with Logan Light officiating. The bride is the daughter of Jim and Melissa Sears, Baldwin City. The groom is the son of Bill and Cheryl Wilson, Vinland. Maid of ...

Dudley and Lantz

Stephanie Renee Lantz, Lawrence, and Ronnie Jay Dudley, Tonganoxie, announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Ric and Darlene Lantz, Lawrence. She is a 2006 graduate of Free State High School and attended Kansas University for two years, majoring in psychology. She is ...

Horsfall and Chrisjohn

Charles Chrisjohn, Lane, and Eileen Chrisjohn, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Angela Chrisjohn, to Kellen Horsfall, both of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Central Heights High School and will attend the Kansas University School of Pharmacy this fall. She ...

Westerman and Larson

Lee and Kim Larson announce the engagement of their daughter, Elena Larson, all of Lindsborg, to Kyle Westerman, Clay Center. The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Smoky Valley High School, in Lindsborg, and earned a sports management degree from Kansas University in 2008. She worked for KU ...

Claassen and Sacks

Darrel and LaRita Claassen, Newton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Claassen, to Jacob Sacks, both of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2003 graduate of Newton High School and earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting from Kansas University in 2007 and 2008. ...

White and Heddy

Lyjah White, Oskaloosa, and Jason Heddy, Pensacola, Fla., announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Gary White, Oskaloosa, and Sandra White, Lawrence. She graduated from Oskaloosa High School and attended Dodge City Community College before entering the military as an air ...

Pine

Ken and Rowena Pine, Lawrence, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary July 1. A dinner at the WeatherVane in Charleviox, Mich., was attended by relatives from Texas, Maryland, Illinois, Kansas and Michigan. Ken Pine and Rowena Nehrbass were married Jan. 28, 1949, at Centenary Methodist ...

Silva and Johnson

Kristi Silva, Los Alamos, N.M., and Jarrett Johnson, Lawrence, were married June 27, 2009, at La Posada de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, N.M., with Don Lucero officiating. The bride is the daughter of Richard Silva, Albuquerque, N.M., and Diana Honnell, Los Alamos, N.M. The groom is the son of Michael ...

Butell and Hunziker

Dominique Butell, Baldwin City, and Christopher Hunziker, Princeton, were married June 19, 2009, in an outdoor ceremony at the home of friends in Princeton, with Jack Murphy officiating. The bride is the daughter of Steve and Colleen Butell, Baldwin City, and Linda Anderson, Baldwin City. The ...

Krug and Stauffer

Louise Stauffer, Holland, Mich., and Nick Krug, St. Charles, Mo., were married June 6, 2009, at The Eldridge Hotel, with Michael Lynn, uncle of the bride, officiating. The bride is the daughter of Clay Stauffer and Barbara Griffin, Holland, Mich., and Susan Lynn and Brian Wolfe, Iola. The ...

Cooper

James and Mildred Cooper, Lawrence, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary July 5 with a family gathering at their son Brian’s home in Shawnee. The couple were married July 2, 1944, at First Presbyterian Church in Lawrence. James was a pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War ...

Harper

Theron and Dixie Harper, Lawrence, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday. A card shower will be hosted by their children. The couple is planning a trip to Branson, Mo. Theron Harper and Dixie Deems were married July 17, 1949, at the home of the bride’s parents in Butler, ...

Budd

Forrest and Susie Budd, Lawrence, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. A dinner is planned for a later date. Forrest Budd and Susie Rogers were married July 15, 1939, in Lawrence, and have continued to maintain their home here. Forrest attended Kansas University ...

Rife and Rife

Nancy Coleman and Joel Rife, both of Albuquerque, N.M., were married May 30, 2009, at the Salsa del Salto Inn, near Taos, N.M., with the Rev. Tim Maiz officiating. The bride is the daughter of Hal and Ruth Coleman, Fountain Hills, Ariz., and Betty and Otho Lovering of Albuquerque. The groom ...