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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.