Weddings

Steffanus Gagnon

Catherine Steffanus and Zachary James Gagnon were married at the Eglise Saint-Croix in Postroff, France, on Nov. 9, 2013. Father Jacques Mpia Bekina presided over the Catholic ceremony.The maid of honor was Audrey Bachmann of Baerendorf, France. The best man was Nicholas William Prevo of ...

Moore-Kortman

Caitlin Moore and Jeremy Kortman of Grand Rapids were united in married June 21, 2014, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Alpena. Pastor Jack Williams officiated the ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Steve and Joyce Moore. The groom is the son of Rob and Lisa Kortman.Attending the bride ...

Hensley LeTourneau

Donya Hensley and Joseph LeTourneau of Toledo, Ohio, were united in marriage June 20, 2014, by the Honorable Francis Frey.The bride is the daughter of Donna Hensley and the late Claude Hensley of Whitehouse, Ohio. The groom is the son of Mary Ann LeTourneau of Alpena and Gerald LeTourneau of ...

Two sisters exchange vows

Caitlyn Schultz and Jim Beam were joined in marriage Sept. 14, 2013, in a ceremony held at the Church of the Divine Child in Dearborn.Elizabeth Schultz and Jim Zech were joined in marriage June 21, 2014, also at the Church of the Divine Child.The brides are the daughters of Wayne and Mary ...

Slominski/Bonkoski

Jessica Lee Slominski of Alpena and Robert Edward Bonkoski of Grayling were united in marriage May 18, 2013. The 4 p.m. ceremony was held in the chapel at Camp Grayling's military base. Russell Stevens, family friend of the groom, officiated the double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter ...

Kuznicki/Van Dusen

Donna Kuznicki of Rogers City and Joseph Van Dusen of Alpena were united in marriage Dec. 28, 2013, at St. Ignatius Church in Rogers City. Father Sylvestre Obwaka officiated the ceremony.The bride was escorted down the aisle by her sons, Joseph of Rogers City and Charles of Cheboygan. Michaela ...

Gougeon/Duhaime

Rebekah Mary Gougeon and Kyle Martin Duhaime exchanged their wedding vows Nov. 9, 2013 at the Alpena County Library. Judge Thomas J. LaCross officiated the 4 p.m. double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Martin and Wanda C. Gougeon of Alpena. The groom is the son of Marilyn Franks of ...

Gressick/Hintsala

Erin Marie Gressick and Steven Paul Hintsala exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 17, 2013 at St. John the Evangelist Church in Ishpeming.The bride is the daughter of Paul and Patty Gressick of Hillman. The groom is the son of Greg and Beth Hintsala of Ishpeming.Attending the bride as matron of ...

Jackson/Christensen

Megan Catherine Jackson and Bryan Lee Christensen exchanged their wedding vows June 22, 2013 at Word of Life Baptist Church in Alpena. Pastor Wade Yocum officiated the double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Mark and Margie Jackson of Hubbard Lake. The groom is the son of Irving and ...

Bromund/Gorzenski

Kelly Nicole Bromund and Joseph Charles Gorzenski exchanged their wedding vows Sept. 7, 2013 at Stony Brook Metro Park. Rev. Danealle Craft officiated at the 5:30 p.m. double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Jim and Diane Bromund of Alpena. The groom is the son of Tamara Booster of ...

Pake/Mischloney

Tracy Pake and Marcus Mischloney exchanged their wedding vows Nov. 2, 2013 at Word of Life Baptist Church in Alpena.The bride is the daughter of Robert and Debbie Pake of Hubbard Lake. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Mischloney of Long Lake.Attending the bride as maid of honor was ...

Herrmann/Nowak

Wendy Herrmann and Mark Nowak exchanged their wedding vows Jan. 4, 2014 at St. Anne Catholic Church in Alpena. Father Richard Schaeffer officiated the 1 p.m. double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Glen and Nancy Herrmann of Alpena. The groom is the son of Jack and Debbie Nowak of ...

Mott/Stann

Victoria Mott and Theodore Stann exchanged their wedding vows Dec. 27, 2013 in Alpena.The bride is the daughter of David and Rebecca Mott of Alpena, and the granddaughter of Jim and Janet Mott, also of Alpena. The groom is the son of Danny Stann of Posen, a retired Alpena radio ...

Clore/Leonard

Kenda M. Clore and Robert G. Leonard, both of Harrisville, were married Dec. 11, 2013.

Skiba/Frisch

Melissa Skiba and Brian Frisch exchanged their wedding vows July 27, 2013 in a 1 p.m. ceremony at St. Mary Catholic Church.The bride is the daughter of Gary and Kathy Skiba of Presque Isle. The groom is the son of Kim and Jim Castleman of Southgate and Joe Frisch of Oswego, Ill.Attending the ...

Miller/Hardies

Megan L. Miller and Adam Hardies exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 31, 2013 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Alpena. Rev. James Erickson officiated the 3 p.m. double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Chuck and Elaine Miller of Alpena. The groom is the son of Bill and Mary Hardies of ...

Carter/Lawrence

Danielle Sue Carter and John Carl Lawrence exchanged their wedding vows Sept. 28, 2013 at First Church of God in Alpena. Pastor T. J. Witherell Jr. officiated the 2:30 p.m. double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Carla Carter of Gaylord. The groom is the son of John and Cathy Lawrence ...

Sumerix/Briseno

Clorissa May Sumerix and Daniel Aaron Briseno exchanged their wedding vows July 13, 2013 at the Community of Christ Church in Lachine. Kendall Sumerix, father of the bride, performed the double-ring ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Kendall and Melony Sumerix of Lachine. The groom is the ...

Garant/Straley

Jillian Garant and Jake Straley exchanged their wedding vows Aug. 10, 2013 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Alpena. Father Gerald Okoli officiated the ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Jim and Nancy Garant of Alpena. The groom is the son of Rick and Jennifer Straley of Alpena.Attending the ...

Keen/Davis

Lyndsey Eileen Keen and Matthew Curtis Davis exchanged their wedding vows Nov. 10, 1913, on Ft. Walton Beach in Florida. Lynn and Shauna Field of Alpena officiated the 4 p.m. ceremony.The bride is the daughter of Ken and Debra Keen of Niceville, Fla. The groom is the son of Curtis and Sharyl ...