Milestones

Hildebrand - Brehme
Hildebrand - Brehme
Hildebrand - Brehme Together with their families, Ashley Anne Hildebrand and Cody Jake Brehme are happy to announce their upcoming wedding. Ashley is the daughter of Kevin and Cheri Hildebrand of Dundee. Cody is the son of Curtis and Holly Kuhse of Edgewood, and the late Kurt Brehme. Ashley graduated from the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy and is a pharmacist at Blakesley Drug in Manchester. Cody graduated from NICC and is a diesel technician at Kenworth of Cedar Rapids. Their October 11th wedding will take place at Immaculate Conception Church in Masonville.
Rigel - Langdale
Rigel - Langdale
Rigel - Langdale Lesley Rigel and Luke Langdale, both of Elk Run Heights, will be married in October. Parents of the couple are Dennis and Lynne Rigel of Waterloo, and Kevin Langdale of Evansdale and Lori Langdale of Waterloo. Maternal grandparents of the bride are Mrs. Shirley Gates of Hopkinton and the late Kimbal Gates. The bride-elect is a graduate of Kaplan University's Nursing Program and is a Master Plasma Technician. The groom-elect is a heavy equipment operator. The 6:30 ceremony is planned for October 3rd at Heartland Acres in Independence.
Cohn - Stewart
Cohn - Stewart
Cohn - Stewart Kristine Cohn and Brian Stewart, along with their parents, are delighted to announce their engagement. Kristine is the daughter of Rick and Cindy Cohn of Robins. Brian is the son of Gary and Marilyn Stewart of Elkader. Kristine is employed at Rockwell Collins in Manchester as an administrative assistant. Brian is employed at Guttenberg Industries as a New Product Launch Specialist. The couple and their six-month-old son currently reside in Manchester. They will exchange vows on October 4th at United Methodist Church in Manchester.
Parker - Miller
Parker - Miller
Parker - Miller Allyson Parker and Eric Miller, along with their parents, are excited to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Allyson is the daughter of Eric and Denise Parker of Dike, and Eric is the son of Larry and Deb Miller of Waterloo. Allyson is employed as an administrative coordinator at ACP, Inc. in Cedar Rapids and is working toward her MBA in Organizational Development at Upper Iowa University. Eric is employed as a contractor at SCS Midwest in Homestead. The couple will exchange vows on October 11th at Dike United Methodist Church.
Ratchford - Docekal
Ratchford - Docekal
Ratchford - Docekal Lily and Roxy are happy to announce their parents Jennifer Marie Ratchford and Joseph Ryan Docekal are finally getting married! Parents of the couple are Rick and Kate Ratchford of Brandon and Rich and Shelly Docekal of Dysart. Jennifer is a Senior Loan Officer at Veridian Credit Union, Cedar Falls, and Joe is a Product Development Specialist at John Deere, Waterloo, and owner of Wrap'd Up Designs. The couple are planning a destination wedding in Cancun, Mexico with a sunset ceremony on November 12, 2014. A reception will follow on November 29 in Independence at the Heartland Event Center.
Konicek - Mehring
Konicek - Mehring
Konicek - Mehring Courtney Elizabeth Konicek and Jason David Mehring, together with their parents, are proud to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Courtney is the daughter of Terry and Cindi Konicek of Newhall. Jason is the son of David and Pam Mehring of Cedar Rapids. Courtney is a graduate of Capri College. She is employed by Cost Cutter's in Cedar Rapids. Jason is a graduate of Kaplan and is employed by PMX in Cedar Rapids. The happy couple will be married October 18th at Lowe's Park in Marion, IA, with a reception to follow.
Milford - Pickart
Milford - Pickart
Milford - Pickart Robin Milford and Dustin Pickart wish to announce their engagement. Miss Milford is a 2001 graduate of Mid-Prairie High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Iowa. Mr. Pickart is a 2000 graduate of Prairie High School. A June 2015 wedding is planned in Cedar Rapids.
Kimler - Bragg
Kimler - Bragg
Kimler - Bragg Rick and Jennifer Kimler of Dugway, UT, are announcing the engagement of their daughter Lindsey Michelle to Steven Daniel Thomas Bragg. Steven is the son of Dan and Peggy Bragg of Mt. Vernon. Lindsey is a business major at Upper Iowa University and will graduate in May 2015. Steven is a manager at Denver Mattress in Waterloo. They will be married October 4, 2014 in Central City. Grandparents are Sandra Johnston of Athens, AL, Joanne and the late Alfred Meador of Alpharetta, GA, Linda and the late Purley Bragg of Ely, and Gary and Connie McGovern of Central City. The couple will make their home in Waterloo.
Millam - Scheer
Millam - Scheer
Millam - Scheer Rachel Millam and Matt Scheer, along with their families, are pleased to announce their engagement. Their parents are Randy and Laurie Millam of Lowden, IA, Karla Scheer, Lowden, IA, and Russ (Deb) Swearingen, Cedar Rapids, IA. Rachel graduated from North Cedar High School in 2009 and has earned Associate of Science and Computer Support Specialist Degrees. Matt graduated from North Cedar High School in 2009 and is working toward a degree in Construction Management. The wedding and reception will be held on October 11, 2014 at Cedar Ridge Winery, Swisher, IA.
Mohling - Litterer
Mohling - Litterer
Mohling - Litterer Gene and Kay Mohling of North Liberty are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Caroline Mohling to Tom Litterer. Tom is the son of Dave and Barb Litterer of Waverly. Caroline and Tom both graduated from Iowa State University, having met in the Iowa State Marching Band. Caroline is currently employed as a Regulatory Program Manager at Diamond V, in Cedar Rapids. Tom is a Cost Accountant at HNI Corporation in Muscatine. The couple plans a fall wedding.