Hobbs and Masur
Lyndsay Hobbs and Brandon Masur, both of Baldwin City, announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Mike and Janet Shumway, and Pam and Ray Huff, all of Tonganoxie. She is a 2000 graduate of Free State High School and is employed by Olathe Health Systems in Olathe. The future groom is the son of Rick and Debra Masur, Wichita, and Judy Masur, Baldwin City. He is a 2004 graduate of Baldwin High School and is employed by Mercer Machine & Performance in Lawrence. The couple plan a June 4, 2011, wedding at Stony Point Hall in Baldwin City.
McDonald and Wall
John and Debbie McDonald, Lawrence, along with Dr. Kevin and Karen Wall, Manhattan, announce the engagement of their children, Elise McDonald, Lawrence, and Aaron Wall, Manhattan. The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Lawrence High School, a 2009 graduate of Emporia State University and is an elementary physical education teacher for Manhattan-Ogden USD 383. The future groom is a 2003 graduate of Manhattan High School, a May graduate of Emporia State University, and is an elementary physical education teacher for Geary County USD 475. The couple plan a July 16, 2011, wedding at First Presbyterian Church in Manhattan.
Ryan and Betzen
Joe Ryan, Lawrence, and Angie Reiling, McLouth, announce the engagement of their daughter, Nellie Ryan, Lawrence, to Alex Betzen, Olathe. The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Free State High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism with an emphasis in public relations from Kansas State University in 2008, a Master of Business Administration from K-State in May, and is an analyst for internal communications at ConocoPhillips in Houston. The future groom is the son of Fred and Michelle Betzen, Olathe. He is a 2004 graduate of Shawnee Mission West High School, earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from K-State in 2007, and plans to complete a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from K-State in May 2011. The couple plan a May 28, 2011, wedding at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Shawnee.
Lloyd and Carolyn Wulfkuhle, Lecompton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with friends and family with a soup dinner from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Stull United Methodist Church Faith and Friendship Center, 1596 E. 250 Road. The couple were married Nov. 23, 1960, in Lawrence. The celebration will be hosted by their children Ron and Margie Wulfkuhle, Omaha, Neb., and Rita and Chris Lesser and David and Shelly Wulfkuhle, all of Lecompton. They have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The couple request no gifts.
J.C. and Mary Lou Brown, Baldwin City, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday with a family dinner. J.C. Brown and Mary Lou Stuke were married Nov. 29, 1950, at St. James Church in Wetmore. Their children and spouses are Dan and Sheryl Brown, Laura and Greg Torneden, and Rob and Michelle Brown, all of Overbrook; Joe Brown, Beaumont, Texas; David and Twilla Brown, and Mark and Sherri Brown, all of Baldwin City; and Anthony and Susie Brown, Eudora. They have 25 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Cards may be sent the couple at 1864 N. 600 Road, Baldwin City, KS 66006.
Michelle Williams and Timothy Harrod, both of Lawrence, were married Oct. 2, 2010, at South Park in Lawrence, with the Rev. William Dulin officiating. The bride is the daughter of Pamela Williams, Kansas City, Kan., and the late Tommie Williams. The groom is the son of Virgil and Renee Harrod, Lawrence. The bride was given away by her brother, Alphonso Williams. Maid of honor was Angela Williams. Best man was Joe Harrod. Bridesmaids were Tammy Ledbetter, Cori Harrod, Rachel Myers and Brandy Harrod. Groomsmen were Michael Lopez, Tim Lopez, Tim Ledbetter and Nathan Olds. Ringerbearers were Jake Ledbetter and Sammy Ledbetter. Flower girls were Amora Williams and Aniya Williams. A reception was given at Wayne & Larry’s. The bride is a 2001 graduate of Schlagle High School and is a florist in Olathe. The groom is a 1993 graduate of Lawrence High School and is an union insulator in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The couple reside in Lawrence.
Perez and Fry
Lauren Fry and Jaimes Perez, both of Lawrence, were married Oct. 9, 2010, at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church in Lawrence with Matthew Zimmermann officiating. The bride is the daughter of Gordon and Leslie Fry, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Jose Perez, Topeka, and Patricia and Ronald Brenton, Lawrence. Maid of honor was Kelsey Megaris. Best man was Jason Perez. Bridesmaids were Jennifer Bessolo, Jessica Bondurant and Katharine Chauvin. Groomsmen were Jacob Noll, Gordon Fry, Andrew Cornwell and Jeffrey Herschell. Flower girl was Audrey Cornell. Flower girl escort was Hunter Cornell. Junior usher was Evan Cornell. Ushers were Thomas Brenton and Michael Bessolo. A reception was given at Alvamar Country Club. The bride is a 2005 graduate of Free State High School, a 2009 graduate of the Kansas University School of Nursing and a registered nurse in the intensive care unit at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The groom is also a 2005 graduate of FSHS. He is studying for a medical laboratory technology degree at Barton County Community College and works in the laboratory at LMH. The couple reside in Lawrence.
Iversen and Feeney
Gabrielle Iversen and Patrick Feeney, both of Lawrence, were married in a private ceremony Sept. 4, 2010, at Stone Crest Cellars in Newport, Ore., with Judy Joubert officiating. The bride is the daughter of Earl and Susan Iversen, Lawrence. The groom is the son of James and Mary Feeney, Lawrence. The couple reside in Portland, Ore.
Nicole Danielle Eudaly, Lawrence, and Trevor James Robinson, San Diego, were married Sept. 18, 2010, at Stony Point Hall in Baldwin City with the Rev. Steve Southard officiating. The bride is the daughter of Vicki Eudaly, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Donald Robinson, Madison, Wis., and Maxine Brennan, Baldwin City. Maid of honor was Cara Muths. Best man was Brandon Foster. Bridesmaids were Lesley Cluchey and Christyn Haberly. Junior bridesmaid was Tiana Robinson. Personal attendant was Kelsi Foster. Groomsmen were Trevor Brooks and Donny Haislip. Ushers were Jack Moore and Ryan Robinson. Unity sand attendant was Adam Eudaly. Flower girl was Riley Galvan. Guest book attendants were Cameryn Galvan and Cassidy Robinson. A reception followed at Stony Point Hall. The couple reside in Olathe.
Katherine K. Wells and James F. Booth Jr., both of Littleton, Colo., were married July 31, 2010, at St. John The Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence with the Rev. John Schmeidler officiating. The bride is the daughter of Kim and Bonnie Wells, Lawrence. The groom is the son of James and Linda Booth, Morrison, Colo. Bridesmaids were Lindsey Hannah, Meghan Zorn, Annie Wedman, Stephanie Craig and Ashley Knight. Groomsmen were Tom Davis, Nat Wells, Ben Wells, Mark Gregory and Sean Masterson. A reception was given at the Fifth Floor Terrace at The Oread. The bride earned a bachelor’s degree from Kansas University in 2005. The groom earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of San Diego in 2001, a Juris Doctorate from the University of Denver in 2004, and a Master of Laws degree from the University of Denver in 2005. The couple reside in Littleton.
Barfield and Hash
David and Cathy Barfield, Lawrence, along with Martin and Kay Hash, Baldwin City, announce the engagement of their children, Megan Barfield, Lawrence, and Brandon Hash, Baldwin City. The future bride was home-schooled and graduated in 2007. She is a senior at Washburn University, with a double major in mass media and music, and plans to graduate in 2012. She is an administrative assistant for the Pregnancy Care Center of Lawrence. The future groom was also home-schooled and graduated in 2007, and has been working in the energy industry for over five years. The couple plan a June 18, 2011, wedding in Baldwin City.