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Couples announcements for February 2008

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Elsbury

Katie Finch and Curt Elsbury were married Oct. 6, 2007, at the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Mike Scully officiating. The bride is the daughter of Ray and Jean Finch, Lawrence. The groom is son of Roger and Kelly Elsbury, Topeka, and Cynthia Elsbury, Topeka. Maid of honor was Lakin Griffin. Best man was Daniel Elsbury. Bridesmaids were Tiffany Allison, Katie Linton and Erica Pense. Groomsmen were Chris Maynard, Josh Willett and Paul Bossert. Readers were Tommy Finch, Patrick Finch, Trish Poland and Teresa Anderson. Flower girl was Allyson Musser. Ring bearer was Carter Currie. A reception was given at Adams Alumni Center. Katie is a 2000 Free State High School and a 2004 Kansas University graduate. She is employed at Lawrence Orthopedic Surgeons. Curt is a 2000 Washburn Rural and a 2004 KU graduate. He is employed at Farmers Insurance in Olathe. The couple reside in Lawrence.

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Parker

Julia Lynn Thomas and Roy Charles Parker were married Jan. 13, 2007, at Faith Evangelical Free Church, in Manhattan, with Rev. Steve Ratliff officiating. The bride is the daughter of Chuck and Susan Thomas, Lawrence. The groom is the son of the late Roy and Patricia Parker. Maid of honor was Traci Hurley. Best man was Josh Robinson. Bridesmaids were Lydia Thomas and Pam Clark. Groomsman was Micah Thomas. Ushers were Jeremy Thomas, Alan Fogleman and Derrick Rollins. Candle lighters were Morgan Jones and Christy Fogleman. Pianist was Amy Barfield. Greeter was Betsy Barfield. Ring bearer was Joel Face. Flower girl was Sarah Face. Personal attendant was Laura Thomas. Servers were Michele Lovette and Daneen Hilger. A reception was given at the church. The bride is a 2002 Lawrence High School graduate. She is a family services counselor for Families First Network in Florida. The groom is a graduate of Apple Valley High School, Apple Valley, Calif. He is employed as a sales associate in Florida. The couple reside in Florida.

Engagement

Hull and Zhao

Dr. Wayne and Gui Zhao announce the engagement of their daughter, Spring Zhao, to Dru Hull, all of Lawrence. Dru is the son of Bert and Vickie Hull, Lawrence. The future bride is a 2000 Free State High School graduate. Spring received a bachelor's degree from Washburn University in business management and a minor in finance. She is employed by Real Property Systems, Lawrence. The future groom is a 1998 Lawrence High School graduate. Dru received a bachelor's degree from Kansas State University in business management and a minor in economics. He is a financial advisor for Edward Jones, Lawrence. The couple plans an April 26, 2008, wedding at Danforth Chapel in Lawrence.

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Walker and Meis

Craig and Judy Meis announce the engagement of their daughter, Beth Marie Meis, to Darrell Allen Walker, all of Lawrence. Darrell is the son of Darrell Walker and Nancy Walker, both of Hutchinson. The future bride is a Buhler High School graduate. Beth plans graduate in May from Kansas University with a management and leadership degree. The future groom is a Buhler High School graduate. Darrell plans graduate in May from KU with an information technology degree. The couple plan a June 21, 2008, wedding at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Lawrence.

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Coffin and Harbaugh

Kent Harbaugh, Kiowa, and Allison Keller, Emporia, along with Dale and Terri Coffin, Oskaloosa, announce the engagement of their children Emily Sue Harbaugh and Joshua Dale Coffin, both of Ankeny, Iowa. The future bride is a 2000 Chase County High School graduate and a 2005 Kansas State University graduate. Emily is employed as a park ranger with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Saylorville Lake. The future groom is a 1997 McLouth High School graduate. Joshua plans to graduate from Emporia State University in 2008. He is employed by Unit Drilling and works in Pinedale, Wyo. Grandparents of the bride are Barbara MacGregor, Emporia, and the late John W. MacGregor, and Helen and Albert Harbaugh, Kiowa. Grandparents of the groom are Mary Pennel, McLouth, and the late Donald Pennel and Jennie Coffin, Leavenworth, and the late Lyle Coffin. The couple plan a Feb. 10, 2008, wedding in Oahu, Hawaii, with a reception to follow in Emporia.

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Kliem and Grammer

Dorothy Ruth Grammer and Alex Edwin Kliem, both of Lawrence, announce their engagement, along with their parents Wesley Jr. and Judy Grammer and Lewis and Ann Kliem, all of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2000 Lawrence High School graduate. Dorothy is employed by Natek Inc., Lawrence. The future groom is a 2000 Free State High School graduate. Alex served four years active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps and is employed by the Douglas County Sheriff's Department. The couple plan a May 3, 2008, wedding at Stony Point Hall, Baldwin City.

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Grillot

Elizabeth Pendleton and Thomas Grillot were married Nov. 21, 2007, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. John Schmeidler officiating. The bride is the daughter of John and Karen Pendleton, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Timothy and Janette Grillot, Parsons. Maid of honor was Margaret Pendleton. Best man was Morgan Grillot. Bridesmaids were Melody Pendleton, Marissa Pendleton and Jessica Grillot. Groomsmen were Chris Brecheisen, Shawn Wiggins and Joel Grillot. Flower girl was Emily Silvers. Ring bearer was Mason Grillot. A reception was given at Abe & Jake's Landing, Lawrence. The bride is a graduate of Lawrence High School and Kansas State University. She is a fourth-grade teacher at Prairie Ridge Elementary in Shawnee. The groom is a graduate of Parsons High School and KSU. He is pursuing his doctorate in physical therapy at Kansas University and is employed at Neu Physical Therapy. The couple reside in Lawrence.

Engagement

Kritikos and Knoll

Bill and Susan Kritikos, Lyndon, announce the engagement of their son, Henry, Lyndon, to Amanda Knoll, Morland. Amanda is the daughter of Thomas and Erica Knoll, Morland. The future bride is a 2003 Quinter High School graduate. Amanda plans to graduate in May from Kansas University with degrees in exercise science and international studies. She is employed as a research assistant for the Energy Balance Lab at KU. The future groom is a 2003 Lyndon High School graduate. Henry graduated from KU in 2007 with a degree in psychology. He is a barista at Signs of Life, Lawrence. The couple plan a June 7, 2008, wedding at Trinity Lutheran Church, Lawrence.

Anniversary

Gill

Jimmie and Pauline Gill will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with an open house reception from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 23 at the American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St. Jimmie L. Gill and Pauline Wright were married Feb. 17, 1943, in the Towanda Methodist Parsonage in Towanda. He worked for 36 years for Amoco Oil Co., retiring in 1982. Pauline is a homemaker and worked for the Lawrence school district food service, retiring in 1983. The Gills have lived in Lawrence since January 1972. They are members of the First Christian Church and the American Legion. Their children are James A. "Rusty" Gill, Baldwin City, and Grant W. Gill, Lee's Summit, Mo. They have four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The couple request no gifts.

Engagement

Abdalla and Shields

Mike and Kris Shields, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay M. Shields, to Ashraf Sami Abdalla, both of New York. The future groom is the son of the late Sami Abdalla Gerges and Amel Sobhi Nakhla, Cairo, Egypt. The bride-to-be is a 2000 Free State High School graduate. Lindsay received a Bachelor of Arts degree in wilderness leadership, English and theater arts from Brevard College in Brevard, N.C., in 2004. She is working on her master's degree in educational theater at New York University. The future groom received a Bachelor of Science in architecture from Ain Shams University in Cairo in 1993. He received a Master of Science degree in advanced architectural design from Columbia University in New York in 2004. He is employed as an architect with Peter Marino Architect in New York City. The couple plan a summer 2009 wedding.

Anniversary

Williams

George and Darlyne "Dar" Williams celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Caribbean cruise in January and a family dinner Feb. 2 at Teller's with their children and grandchildren. George J. Williams and Darlyne M. Willhardt were married Feb. 1, 1958, in Leavenworth. George and Darlyne are both graduates of Kansas University. After George was discharged from the Marine Corps, he accepted a position with the city of Lawrence and retired as Public Works director in December 2001. Dar worked in Human Resources. They are both active in church activities, and Dar is an avid painter and George volunteers at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Their children are Steve and Carrie Williams and Mike and Shanna Williams, all of Lawrence, and Joe Williams, Dallas. They have five grandchildren, Emily, Scott, Megan, Katherine and Allison Williams.

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Jackson

Stoltenow-Jackson Amber Stoltenow and Tyler Jackson were married Dec. 15, 2007, at the Lawrence Holidome, with the Rev. Michael Tomson-DeGreeff officiating. The bride is the daughter of Scott and Lisa Stoltenow, Eudora, and Rick and Lorie Sawyer, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Jim Jackson and Dawn Hiebert, both of Eudora. Maid of honor was Jessie Stoltenow. Best man was Brendan Jackson. Junior bridesmaid was Ashlyn Jackson. Ushers were Luke Powers and Tyler Cleveland. Guest book attendant was Brandi Vietze. A reception followed at the Holidome. The bride is a 2004 Eudora High School and a 2006 Johnson County Community College graduate. She plans to attend Emporia State University at Kansas City Kansas Community College in the fall for the elementary education program. She is employed as a part-time substitute teacher through Morgan Hunter Co. and also as a part-time employee for Dodson International Parts, Rantoul. The groom is a 2003 Eudora High School graduate. He became a certified emergency medical technician through Kansas City Kansas Community College in 2007. He also became a certified firefighter in 2007 and is a volunteer on the Eudora Fire Department and Eudora Emergency Medical Service. He is employed at Sauer-Danfoss in Lawrence. The couple reside in Eudora.

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Denton

Julie McGinn and Dan Denton were married Sept. 2, 2007, at Sixth Avenue West Chapel in Lakewood, Colo., with Dr. Jeff Mallinson officiating. The bride is the daughter of Terry and Suzanne McGinn, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Randy and Carole Denton, Topeka. Maid of honor was Liz Sothman. Best man was Matt Baldwin. Bridesmaids were Rebekah Taylor, Jen Simmons, Marie Tigchelaar, Molly Flavin and Jenny Brecht. Groomsmen were Paul Brecht, Jeremy Scott, Tyler Scott, Luke Broxterman and John David Zeller. A reception was given at The Summit Event Center in Aurora, Colo. The bride is a 2005 graduate of Free State High School. She is pursuing a bachelor's degree in history education at Colorado Christian University. The groom was home-schooled in Topeka and graduated in 2005. He is a 2007 graduate of Colorado Christian University with a double major in computer information systems and business administration. He is employed as a computer programmer for Denver Technical Center. The couple reside in Lakewood, Colo.

Engagement

Wedel and Cleveland

Richard and Ellen Cleveland, Ulysses, and Dennis and Debby Wedel, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Carrie Cleveland, Shawnee, and Brett Wedel, Lawrence. The future bride is a 1995 graduate of Ulysses High School. She earned graduate and undergraduate degrees from Fort Hays State University. She is employed as a school psychologist in Tonganoxie. The future groom is a 1998 Tonganoxie High School graduate. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental biology from Emporia State University. He is employed at the Kansas Geological Survey in Lawrence. The couple plan a July wedding at Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence.

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Flachsbarth and Patterson

Dr. Stephen J. and Ginger Patterson announce the engagement of their daughter, Anastasia Marie Patterson, all of Topeka, to Brett Andrew Flachsbarth, Lawrence. The future groom is the son of Leland and Sandra Flachsbarth, Lawrence. The bride-to-be graduated from Seaman High School in 2000 and received a bachelor's degree in mass media from Washburn University in 2007. She is employed in marketing and communications at the Kansas Department of Labor. The future groom graduated from Lawrence High School in 1994 and received bachelor's degrees in political science and communications from Kansas University in 1999. He graduated from Washburn University School of Law in 2005. He is an attorney with the Kansas Department of Labor. The couple plan an April 19 wedding at St. John's Lutheran Church in Topeka.

Engagement

Etken and Laubscher

Jim and Janet Etken announce the engagement of their son, Robert Etken, all of Lawrence, to Rheanne Laubscher. The future bride is the daughter of Rolly and Renita Laubscher, all of Dow City, Iowa. The future bride is a graduate of Boyer Valley High School in Dow City and of the University of Iowa in Iowa City. She is employed as a resort manager of The Inn at Entrada in St. George, Utah. The future groom is a graduate of Lawrence High School and Kansas State University. He is employed as an assistant superintendent at Entrada at Snow Canyon Country Club in St. George, Utah. The couple plan a May 30 wedding in Dow City, Iowa.

Anniversary

Coleman

Douglas and Mary Jo Coleman will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner Feb. 16 at Ruth's Chris Steak House in Kansas City, Mo. Doug Coleman and Mary Jo Traynor were married Feb. 15, 1958, at Christ the King Catholic Church in Kansas City, Mo. Douglas is a Kansas University graduate. Their children are Katie Coleman, Overland Park; Chris Coleman, Lawrence; Nancy Roe, Little Rock, Ark.; Andy Coleman, Dothan, Ala.; Susan Pederson, Castle Rock, Colo.; Mike Coleman, Overland Park; and Liz Brenner, Castle Rock, Colo. They have 17 grandchildren. They reside in Panama City Beach, Fla.

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Elzea

Amy M. Boyer and Patrick W. Elzea were married May 26 at Steve's Place, with the Rev. Barb Norris officiating. The bride is the daughter of Kenneth Jr. and Annette Boyer, Hutchinson. The groom is the son of Mark and Susan Elzea, Lawrence. Maids of honor were Jandi Smith and Megan Boyer. Best man was Seth Alford. Bridesmaids were Lindsey Holladay and Abby Coble. Junior bridesmaid was Megan Jantz. Groomsmen were Cookie Cookson and Michael Holladay. Junior groomsman was Austin Jantz. Ushers were Benjamin Boyer, Anthony Boyer, Evan Elzea and Eric Elzea. The couple's dogs were the flower girl and ring bearer. Sara Unes was the vocalist. The reception followed at Steve's Place. The bride is a graduate of Hutchinson High School, Hutchinson. She is employed as an information technology coordinator with The World Company in Lawrence. The groom is a graduate of Free State High School, Lawrence, and of Kansas University. He is employed at Pur-O-Zone Inc., Lawrence. The couple reside in Lawrence.

Engagement

Kesinger and McMahon

Kent and Jane Kesinger, Baldwin City, announce the engagement of their son, Jason Kesinger, to Kaci McMahon, both of Eudora. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Debbie McMahon, Garnett, and Frank McMahon and Katy Steinbacher, Lawrence. She is a graduate of Central Heights High School. She received a degree in finance and economics from Baker University in 2005. She is employed by Mid-America Bank, Baldwin City. The future groom is a Baldwin High School graduate and attended Johnson County Community College. He is employed by Water One of Johnson County. The couple plan an April 12 wedding at St. John's Catholic Church, Lawrence.

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King and Feaster

Mark and Janice Feaster, Topeka, announce the engagement of their daughter, Melaney Jaye Feaster, to Thomas Andrew King, both of Overland Park. The groom is the son of Philip and Eleanor King, Stilwell. The future bride is a 1999 Garden City High School and a 2004 Kansas University graduate. She and her family are former residents of Lawrence. She plans to receive her Master of Business Administration from Baker University this year. She is employed as an accounting analyst with Favorite HealthCare Staffing, Overland Park. The future groom is a 1999 Blue Valley High School and a 2004 KU graduate. He is employed with Farmers Insurance, Overland Park. They plan an April 25 wedding at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence.

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Kahle and Dannenberg

Charles and Joan Dannenberg, Holton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Carrie Dannenberg, to Jason Kahle, both of Topeka. The groom is the son of Randall and Anne Kahle, Big Springs. The future bride is a graduate of Holton High School. She received her Bachelor of Music Education from Washburn University. She is working toward a master's degree in education from Baker University. She is employed as a traveling elementary music teacher with the Shawnee Heights school district in Tecumseh. The future groom is a graduate of Shawnee Heights High School. He received a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering technology at the Kansas State University branch in Salina. He is employed as a project engineer for HF Rubber Machinery, Topeka. He is also the owner and president of Kahle Inc. in Lawrence. The couple plan a June 28 wedding at Holton Evangel United Methodist Church.

Engagement

Walkiewicz and Richardson

Earl and Teresa Richardson, Lawrence, and Bill and Carman Walkiewicz, Crystal Lake, Ill., announce the engagement of their children, Aimee Richardson and Ryan Walkiewicz, both of Lawrence. The bride-to-be is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School. She received an undergraduate degree from Kansas University in 2005. She plans to receive a juris doctorate from KU School of Law in May. The future groom is a 2000 graduate of Christian Liberty Academy, Arlington Heights, Ill. He received an undergraduate degree from Truman State University in 2004 and a juris doctorate from KU School of Law in December 2007. The couple plan a Sept. 27 wedding at Danforth Chapel on the KU campus.

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Brown and Rosenfeld

Robert and Sharon Brown, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their son, Jeffrey Dillon Brown, to Jessica Amy Rosenfeld, both of St. Louis. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Marc and Sharon Rosenfeld, Pleasant Hill, Mo. She is a 1993 graduate of Saugus High School, Saugus, Calif. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Puget Sound in 1997. She received a doctorate in English from the University of Pennsylvania in 2005. She is employed as an assistant professor of English at Washington University in St. Louis. The future groom is a 1990 graduate of Lawrence High School. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of California-Berkeley in 1994. He received a doctorate in English from the University of Pennsylvania in 2006. He is employed as an assistant professor of English at Washington University, St. Louis. The couple plan a June 28 wedding at the World's Fair Pavilion in Forest Park, St. Louis.

Engagement

Kesinger and McMahon

Kent and Jane Kesinger, Baldwin City, announce the engagement of their son, Jason Kesinger, to Kaci McMahon, both of Eudora. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Debbie McMahon, Garnett, and Frank McMahon and Katy Steinbacher, Lawrence. She is a graduate of Central Heights High School. She received a degree in finance and economics from Baker University in 2005. She is employed by Mid-America Bank, Baldwin City. The future groom is a Baldwin High School graduate and attended Johnson County Community College. He is employed by Water One of Johnson County. The couple plan an April 12 wedding at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Lawrence.

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Blanck

Gina Inzerillo and Jonathan Blanck were married Aug. 11, 2007, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Kansas City, Mo., with Monsignor Joseph Mancuso officiating. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Carl and Mary Inzerillo, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Frank and Diana Blanck, Lee's Summit, Mo. Matron of honor was Anna Weiner. Best man was Joe Cummings. Bridesmaids were Cameo Doyle, Lindsey Smoyer, Whitney Selley, Stefani Bliss and Mia Scaglia. Groomsmen were Scott MacMillan, Brian Dold, Rob Shepherd, Lukas Palmer and Derek Weiner. Junior groomsman was Ricky Ulin. Junior bridesmaid was Elaina Bailey. Bell ringers were Taryn Brown and Taylor Brown. Ring bearer was Brett Weiner. Flower girl was Allison Weiner. Ushers were Dominic Inzerillo, Phil Stasi, Carl Cannova, Eric King, Marc Goddard and Jason Wagner. Cantor was Sean Monaghan. A reception and dance followed in the penthouse ballroom of the Raddison Hotel, Kansas City, Mo. The bride is a 1997 graduate of Lawrence High School. She attended Kansas State University and is employed with Top Resources of Kansas City, Mo. The groom is a 1999 graduate of Grandview High School. He is employed as a service consultant at Superior Lexus in Tiffany Springs, Mo. The couple reside in Kansas City, Mo.

Engagement

Wingfield and Trendel

Bruce and Nancee Torkelson, Oskaloosa, announce the engagement of their daughter, Melinda Trendel, to Doug Wingfield, both of Lecompton. The future bride is a 1998 Perry-Lecompton High School graduate. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in elementary education from Washburn University in 2005. She is employed by Topeka Public Schools and is working on a master's degree in education from Baker University. The future groom is the son of Dick and Waynie Wingfield, Lecompton. He is a 1995 graduate of Perry-Lecompton High School and has been employed by Hallmark Cards for 13 years. The couple plan a June 21 wedding.

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Muzzy

Lindsay Mann and Taylor Muzzy were married Sept. 1, 2007, in a private Lawrence ceremony with the Rev. Robert Yungman officiating. The bride is the daughter of Michael and Lisa Mann, Lawrence, and Leslie and Scott McFarland, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Terrence and Martha Muzzy, Honey Brook, Pa. Maid of honor was Briea Berry. Man of honor was Dreux Dillingham. Best man was Chris Muzzy. Bridesmaids were Ellen Belot, Megan McGuigan and Beth Saadah. Groomsmen were Robb Laurila, Josh Blosenski, Rob Loban, Jay Logan and Chris Monti. Ushers were Dain Dillingham, Spencer Mann and Kyle McFarland. Readers were Sarah Jane Russell and Ann Szabo. Flower girls were Emily Dilworth and Alexandra Dilworth. Ring bearer was Benjamin Dilworth. A reception followed the ceremony in Lawrence. The bride is a graduate of Lawrence High School. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kansas University in psychology. She is attending Roosevelt University and plans to receive a master's degree in school and community counseling in May. She is employed as a school counselor at Uplift Community High School. The groom is a graduate of Twin Valley High School. He received a Bachelor of Art degree from Boston University in philosophy and Spanish. He is attending Chicago-Kent College of Law and plans to graduate in May. He is employed as a law clerk with AFSCME Council 31. The couple reside in Chicago.

Engagement

Sayre and McKinney

Smokey and Kristy McKinney, Lawrence, and Brett and Stephanie Sayre, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Lindsay McKinney and Nicholas Sayre, both of Edmond, Okla. The bride-to-be and future groom were 2004 home-school graduates. Both are seniors at Oklahoma Christian University and plan to graduate this spring. Lindsay is majoring in music and Nicholas in graphic design. The couple plan an Oct. 3 wedding in Lawrence.

Engagement

Muchnick and Underwood

Paul and Kathy Underwood, Tonganoxie, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Ann Underwood, Tonganoxie, to Steven M. Muchnick, Mission Hills. The future bride is a 2001 graduate of Tonganoxie High School and a 2005 graduate of Kansas University. She will graduate in May from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a master's degree in social work. The future groom, who is the son of Tempie Muchnick, Overland Park, and the late Maurice Muchnick, is operations manager for Crowd Systems Inc. in Kansas City, Mo. The couple plan a May 31 wedding at Powell Gardens in Kingsville, Mo.

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Dunlap

Kelli Edman and Eric Dunlap were married Nov. 10, 2007, at First Presbyterian Church, Lawrence, with the Rev. Kent Winters-Hazelton officiating. The bride is the daughter of Von and Beverly Edman, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Thomas Dunlap, Portsmouth, R.I., and Jane Dunlap, Lee's Summit, Mo. Maid of honor was Kaili Dunlap. Best man was Jacob Dunlap. Bridesmaids were Wendy Huggins and Alison Cropp. Groomsmen were Matthew Edman and Adam Lackey. A reception was given at the Adams Alumni Center on Kansas University's campus. The bride is a 2001 Free State High School graduate and attended Kansas University. The groom is a 2000 Lee's Summit High School and a 2005 Kansas University graduate. The couple reside in Queen Creek, Ariz.

Anniversary

Bond

James W. and Bonnie Bond, Lawrence, will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Thursday. James W. Bond and Bonnie Crawford were married Feb. 28, 1948, in the United Presbyterian Church in Oskaloosa. Their children are Larry and Dede Bond, Boise, Idaho, and Brad Bond, Lawrence. They have two grandchildren.

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