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Couples announcements June 1, 2013




Richard (Dick) and Ruth Logan celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary May 29, 2013. Dick and Ruth were high school sweethearts from the towns of Quenemo and Williamsburg, KS. Dick and Ruth exchanged wedding vows at the Danforth Chapel on KU’s campus May 29, 1953. Dick spent a short stint in the Air Force as a pilot before Dick and Ruth moved back to Lawrence in 1958 and have made it home since. They have 3 children; Julie and Lance of Lawrence and Rick of Pratt, KS. They have 8 grandchildren.



Bill and Sharon (Springer) Elkins were married June 1, 1963, at Plymouth Congregational Church, Lawrence. They have three wonderful children: Anita “Nikki” Elkins-Spieth (Jack), Rising Sun, Maryland; Melissa “Misty” Elkins, Lawrence, Kansas; and William L. Elkins, Jr. (Wendy), Olathe, Kansas. They are extremely proud of their grandson Zach Spieth. They will celebrate, in June, with a family dinner, and take a second honeymoon in the fall.



Marsha and Michael L. Pomes of Lawrence celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a reception at the Lawrence Country Club on Saturday, May 11. They were married on May 15, 1988, in Hays, where they met as students at Fort Hays State University. Marsha is an independent distributor with Life Vantage, Sandy, Utah, and Michael is an Environmental Scientist with the federal government in Lenexa. Friends, coworkers, and family attended the reception, including daughters, Jennifer Pomes, Sarah Trodgon, her husband, Josh, and daughter, Genevieve; Marsha’s sister, Linda Hubbard, Topeka; Michael’s parents, William and Judith Pomes, Milwaukee; and brother, Jim, his wife Nancy, Whitefish Bay, Wis., and their sons Matthew, Andrew, and Benjamin. The celebration continued to Sunday, May 12, when Michael played guitar and sang Paul Stookey’s “The Wedding Song” to Marsha during the 10:45 a.m. service at BridgePointe Community Church in Lawrence.


Skaggs and Nelson

Natalie Lynne Skaggs and Casey Alan Nelson were married on March 16, 2013 at Eudora Baptist Church in Eudora. Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Brooklyn Hall at Enright Gardens in Edgerton. Natalie is the daughter of Mike and Michelle Skaggs, Gardner, and the granddaughter of Jeremiah and Cynthia Jacobs, Kansas City, KS. Casey is the son of Jeff and Lana Nelson, Eudora, and Linda Nelson and J.R. Demby, Lawrence. Casey is the grandson of Elizabeth Votaw, Lawrence.


Coffman and Ramirez

Mike and Kathy Coffman, Lawrence, and Vicki and Thomas Ramirez, Jr., Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Ashley Coffman and Jason Ramirez. The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Vocal Performance and her Bachelor of Music Education in Vocal Education PreK-12 from Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas. She is a vocal music teacher at Eudora High School and Eudora Middle School. The future groom is a 1994 graduate of Lawrence High School. He is employed by The University of Kansas Athletics Department as the Football Facilities Supervisor. The couple plan a July, 6, 2013 wedding in Lawrence.


Schuh and Delisio

John and Celia Boyne Schuh, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Abigail Caithleen Boyne Schuh, to Samuel Thomas Delisio, both of Buenos Aires. The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Free State High School and received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Art History from Indiana University in 2009. She recently left her position as the Assistant Director of the Community Involvement Center at Rice University in Houston, TX to relocate to Argentina and pursue a Master’s Degree. The future groom is the son of Tom and Sue Delisio, Cincinnati, OH. He is a 2005 graduate of St. Xavier High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Business Law and Spanish from Indiana University in 2009. He is employed by National Oilwell Varco (NOV) as the Business Development Manager for Argentina, Chile and Brazil. The couple plan an August 31, 2013 wedding in St. Louis, MO.

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