Weddings

Miller – Wilk wedding

April Miller and Tharin Wilk exchanged their wedding vows and were united in marriage Sept. 23, 2017. The 1 p.m. double-ring ceremony took place at St. Dominic’s Church in Metz with Father Charles Donajkowski officiating. The bride is the daughter of John and Karen Miller of Presque Isle. ...

Burton – Hoffmann

Kelly Burton and Steven exchanged their wedding vows Oct. 14, 2017, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Parish in Petoskey. Father Denny Stillwell officiated the 1:30 p.m. ceremony. Kelly is the daughter of Ted and Ann Burton of Alpena. Steven is the son of David and Barbara Hoffmann of ...

Tanner – Carr

Kristin Tanner and Derek Carr exchanged their wedding vows Sept. 23, 2017 at Garland Resort in Lewiston. Stan Wahowski officiated the 4 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mary and Mike Tanner of Alpena. The groom is the son of Denise and Dennis Carr of Highland. Attending the bride ...

Homant – Bouwhuis

Katie Homant and Anthony Bouwhuis exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 5, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Old Mission Peninsula, Traverse City. Father James Bearss officiated the double-ring ceremony. Following the ceremony a reception was held at the Traverse City Country Club. The bride ...

Fowler Peters

Danielle Fowler and Matthew Peters exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 4, 2017 on the shores of Lake Michigan in Ludington State Park. The bride is the daughter of Bob and Diane Harmon of Brooklyn, Mich., and the groom is the son of Tom and Anne Peters of Alpena. Attending the couple were ...

Jacques Chaplin

Catherine Jacques and Paul Chaplin exchanged wedding vows on Sept. 2, 2017 at the National Shrine of the Little Flower Catholic Basilica in Royal Oak. Father Joseph Lang officiated the double-ring ceremony. Catherine is the daughter of Patrick and Raleigh Jacques of Alpena. Paul is the son ...

Diem Josey

Ashley Diem and Evan Josey exchanged their wedding vows on July 7 (7-7-2017) in a private ceremony at the home of the bride’s grandmother in Posen. Charles Madison officiated the 3 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Jim (Brenda) Diem and Barb (Tim) Witucki. The groom is the son of ...

Kendziorski – Arnold Wedding

Amanda Ann Kendziorski and Cory Randall Arnold exchanged their wedding vows July 8, 2017 at St. Andrew Catholic Church in Rochester. Monsignor Michael Hrydziusko officiated during the 2 p.m. ceremony. Amanda is the daughter of Art and Donna Kendziorski of Alpena. Cory is the son of Dennis and ...

Timm – Domke

Janell Timm and Jason Domke exchanged their wedding vows July 30, 2016 at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Hillman. Rev. Michael Conner officiated the 1 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Charles and DeLynn Timm of Hubbard Lake. The groom is the son of Calvin and Genny Domke of ...

Gapske – Babcock

Carise Gapske and Matthew Babcock exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 27, 2016 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Father Muszkiewicz officiated the 1 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Melissa and Patrick Gapske. The groom is the son of Cheri and Mark Babcock. Attending the ...

Prevo – Lamp

Renee Prevo and Andrew Lamp exchanged their wedding vows Oct. 1, 2016 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Alpena. Father James Fitzpatrick officiated the 1:30 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Jordan and Maria Prevo of Herron. The groom is the son of Bernie and Nancy Lamp of ...

Valdivia – Krajniak

Desiree Valdivia and Cory Krajniak exchanged their wedding vows July 30, 2016 at Bedrock Stables in Metamora Township. Pastor Daniel Cave officiated the 1 p.m. ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Pam and Dennis Valdivia of Sterling Heights and Cheryl and Bill Gothro of Eastpointe. The ...

Glennie – Wenzel

Tracy (McKay) Glennie and Jon Wenzel exchanged their wedding vows Jan. 1, 2017. Pastor Michael J. Wigle officiated the 12:10 a.m. ceremony held in Alpena. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Barb McKay, and Janet and Rodney Hompsted, all of Alpena. The groom is the son of Terry Wenzel ...

Schultz – Waitkus

Oct. 28, 2016, was a great day in the Schultz family. Erin Schultz, granddaughter of Clarence and Adeline Schultz of Ossineke, married long-time friend Robert Waitkus. The ceremony took place at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dearborn. Erin recently received her diploma and is working as a ...

Broers – Klein

Whitney Jane Broers and Benjamin Ryan Klein exchanged their wedding vows Oct. 14, 2016, on the Leelanau Peninsula in Leland. The bride’s cousin, Nathan Miller, officiated the 5 p.m. destination double-ring ceremony, which took place at The Leland Country Club. The bride is the daughter of ...

Szczerowski – Lancewicz

Jaclyn Rose Szczerowski and Michael Lancewicz exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 6, 2016 at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Alpena. Rev. Paul Lance officiated the 3 p.m. double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Theresa Szczerowski and the late Ervin Szczerowski of ...

Samela Smith

Monika Samela and Joshua Smith exchanged their wedding vows Sept. 24, 2016 at Castle Farms in Charlevoix. Pastor Brad Matuzak performed the 3 p.m. double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Milan and Jana Samela of Gaylord. The groom is the son of Tim and Barb Smith of ...

Mindykowski Lister

Megan Kneller-Mindykowski and Robert Lister exchanged their wedding vows May 30, 2015 at the Alpena Sportsman's Club. Glenda Lewis-Foreman officiated the 3:30 p.m. outdoor, double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Carol Mindykowski of Alpena and Robert and Claudia Kneller of Fort ...

Matthew and Brittany Matuzak

Matthew and Brittany Matuzak celebrated their marriage on August 30, 2014 at St. John's Catholic Church in Alpena.Parents of the bride are Dave and Mary Campo from St. Clair, Mich., and parents of the groom are John and Debbie Matuzak of Alpena.Matthew is employed at Lafarge Alpena and Brittany ...

Paczkowski Matash

Kayla Leigh Paczkowski and Daniel David Matash exchanged their wedding vows Nov. 8, 2014, at Community of Christ Church in Lachine. Kendall Sumerix performed the double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of James Jr. (Kim) Paczkowski and Michelle (Paul) Andreski. She is the granddaughter ...