Summer 2013: Alumni Announcements

Jul. 12, 2013 - by kechesley

Alumni Announcements

July 23, 2013

Marriages

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Kelly (Lawler) '11  to Jordan Chesley on May 4, 2013.

Holly (Moerer ’00) to Danny Spainhour, December 16, 2012.


Births

babies

William (’11) and Kasey Ashcraft, a daughter: Elizabeth Paige, born Mar. 25, 2013.

Brandon (’05) and Audra (Oglesbee FS ’06) Bell, a son: Quinton Royce, born Mar. 3, 2013.

Klint (’05) and Lindsey (Bledsoe ’05) Bitter, a daughter: Ellie Grace, born Mar. 18, 2013.

Billy and Allison (Bartholomew ’02) Brimblecom, a son: Leo Harris, born Jan. 10, 2013.

Andrew (’02) and Abigail Campbell, a daughter: Ivy Faith, born Oct. 22, 2012. She joins siblings Isabelle, Anna and Coleman.

Gregory and Emily (Brotzman ’08) Clapp, a daughter: Sophie Lynae, born May 7, 2013.

D.J. (’05) and Liz (Nielson ’ 04; MET ’08) Crocker, a son: Charlie, born Sept. 24, 2012. He joins a sister, Sabina.

Steve (’94) and April (Grogan ’95) Elstrom, a son: Benjamin Ronald, born Feb. 26, 2013.

Tyrone (’99) and Jamie (Carnell ’05) Esser, a son: Toby Thomas, born Nov. 1, 2012. (Photo 1)

Erik (’09) and Courtney (Owens ’08) Gaede, a daughter: Amelia Mae, born Mar. 10, 2013.

Ryan (’99) and Andrea Gaines, a daughter: Katherine Anastasia, born Apr. 5, 2013.

Brandon (’06) and Megan (Fenton ’05) Hansel, a son: Blake Tyler, born Oct. 31, 2012. Blake joins brother Bryson Brandon, born July 24, 2010. (Photo 7) 

Adam (’08) and Amy (Nunamaker ’06) Hepker, a daughter: Brenley Elizabeth, born Feb. 16, 2013. (Photo 5)

Jeremiah ('08) and Michelle (Clark '07) Johnson, a son: Maximilian Harth, born Apr. 7, 2013.

Jason (’99) and Crystal (Blowers ’98) Lynn, a son: Levi James, born Sept. 20, 2012.

Stephen (’08) and Casey (Neden, ’08) Morrison, a son: Joel, born Mar. 5, 2013.

Darren and Allison (Quint ’06) Reed, a son: Elijah William, born Sept. 1, 2012.

Kyle (’01) and Whitney (Tucker ’99) Rogers, a son: Luke Tucker, born Mar. 12, 2013.

Philip ('01) and Brie (Vieth ’02) Speicher, a daughter: Keziah Helen, born Feb. 15, 2013. (Photo 4)

Nathan (’10) and Katy (Ryman ’10) Stavig, a son: Noah Malcolm, born Apr. 17, 2013.

Ryan and Kelly (Duckworth ’00) Strong, twin sons: Brock Ryan and Brody Dean, born Jan. 15, 2013. They join brother Max. (Photo 3)

J. Scott (’01) and Desire’e (Harris ’03) Timmons; a daughter: River Ryiah, born Sept. 12, 2012. (Photo 2)

Andy and Ashley (Rice ’06) Weber; a son: Keaton James, born Mar. 14, 2013.

Noah (’08) and Katy (Perrigo ’08) Wells, a daughter: Blakely Mae, born April 20, 2013.


Condolences

Gary J. Leid (’75), January 26, 2013.

Tom Clements (’79), March 19, 2013.

Sue (Whipple ’93) Warburton, March 4, 2013.

Rollin Gilliland (former employee), June 14, 2013.

Rev. Herbert Ketterling (former trustee), March 11, 2013.



 

 

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