Milestones

Cunningham - Binzer
Cunningham - Binzer
Cunningham - Binzer Lauren Kelly Binzer, daughter of Dr. Randy and Tennie Binzer of Spencer, and Craig James Cunningham, son of Clark and Kathy Cunningham of Spencer, received the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony on June 28, 2014 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Iowa City. The reception was held at the Cedar Rapids Country Club. Lauren graduated from The College of William and Mary in Virginia in 2012 and received her MPH degree from the University of Iowa in May 2014. She is a program coordinator at Child Health Specialty Clinics in Iowa City. Craig graduated from Iowa State University in 2012 and is in his third year at Carver College of Medicine.
Frana - Long
Frana - Long
Frana - Long Maura Frana and Colton Long were married at Allee Chapel on the Cornell College campus in Mt. Vernon on June 14, 2014. Maura is the daughter of Julie and Bruce Frana and the granddaughter of Dolores Struck. Colton is the son of Sara and John Long and the grandson of Delores and Russell Colton, all of Cedar Rapids. Maura is Adjunct Professor of Graphic Design at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Colton is an attorney at the Minneapolis office of Ogletree Deakins, an international labor and employment law firm. The couple makes their home in the Keewaydin neighborhood of Minneapolis.
Mortland - Spears
Mortland - Spears
Mortland - Spears Chetney Mortland and Andrew Spears were joined in marriage on May 17, 2014, at St. James United Methodist Church. A reception and dance followed at the DoubleTree. After honeymooning in the Riviera Maya, the couple returned to Nashville, TN, where they make their home. Chetney graduated from Iowa State University and is Human Resources Manager for FutureNet Security Solutions. Drew is a graduate of the University of Alabama and is a territory manager for Caterpillar Financial. Parents of the couple are Michael and Kristie Mortland, Cedar Rapids, IA, Carolyn Spears, Nashville, and Danny and Linda Spears, Luverne, AL.
Lyness - Fordyce
Lyness - Fordyce
Lyness - Fordyce Jennifer Lyness and John Fordyce were united in marriage on May 23, 2014 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Iowa City, IA. A reception and dance followed at the Celebration Farm in Iowa City. Parents of the couple are Jim and Cindy Lyness, Cedar Rapids, IA and Dave and Lori Fordyce, Aurelia, IA. Grandparents are Dean and Doreen Moroney and Wanelda Moon. Jennifer graduated from DePaul University and works in digital marketing in Chicago. John graduated from UNI and Harvard and works as an attorney in Chicago.
Carroll - Hein
Carroll - Hein
Carroll - Hein Amy Carroll and Robert Hein were married May 17, 2014. Their parents are Walt and Marian Carroll of Winona, MN, and Don and Betty Hein of Cedar Rapids. Amy is a University of Minnesota -Duluth graduate. Robert graduated from Washington High and Iowa State. They live in Shoreview, MN.
Miller - Garnant
Miller - Garnant
Miller - Garnant Jerilyn Miller and Jared Garnant married July 12, 2014 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Walford. A reception followed at Wildcat Golf Course, Shellsburg. They honey-mooned in Panama City, FL and reside in Fairfax. Jerilyn is the daughter of Chris and Lynn Miller, Walford. Jared is the son of Sherry and James Garnant, Ely.
Weldon - Hagen
Weldon - Hagen
Weldon - Hagen Josie Weldon and Scott Hagen were married on September 21, 2013 at Horseshoe Falls Lodge in Pinicon Ridge Park, Central City. Following the outdoor ceremony they celebrated with family and friends with a reception in the lodge. They honeymooned at Valentin Imperial Mayan in Cancun. Josie is the daughter of Brook and Kindee Weldon of Swisher. Scott is the son of Bobbi Barth-Allebach of Cedar Rapids and Klark Hagen of Scotch Grove. Josie is employed at F & M Bank in Monticello. Scott is employed at VIP Sanitation. The couple reside in Scotch Grove.
Williams - Jones
Williams - Jones
Williams - Jones Cassondra Williams and Michael Jones were united in marriage on May 3, 2014 at the Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Solon, IA. Parents of the couple are Steve and Colleen Williams of Lisbon and Chris and Connie Jones of Milford, IA. Following the ceremony, the couple celebrated with friends and family at the Miller I.B.E.W. Hall in Cedar Rapids. They reside in Des Moines, IA.
Peterson - Doohen
Peterson - Doohen
Peterson - Doohen Katelynn Peterson and TJ Doohen were married June 27 at First Baptist Church in Sioux Falls, SD, with the Rev. Steve Young officiating. Katelynn is an elementary music teacher in Sioux Falls, and TJ is the owner of Electric Glow Run of South Dakota. Parents of the bride are Jon and Kris Peterson of Cedar Rapids. TJ is the son of Tom Doohen and Debbie Theis, both of Sioux Falls. The couple honeymooned in Riviera Maya, Mexico.
Goeddel - Wang
Goeddel - Wang
Goeddel - Wang Teresa Maria Goeddel and Justin Tianyi Wang were married on August 9th, 2014, at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids. Reverend Don Klein officiated the ceremony. The reception was held at the National Czech and Slovak Museum. The parents of the couple are Xiaogang Wang of Harbin, China, and Jing Chen, Bill and Monica Goeddel, of Cedar Rapids. Justin and Teresa both graduated from Iowa State University in 2013. Justin received his degree in architecture and is now employed by HGA Architects and Engineers. Teresa received her degree in materials engineering and is currently working at 3M. The couple resides in St. Paul, MN.