Milestones

Heneghan - Harvey
Heneghan - Harvey
Heneghan - Harvey Sharon Heneghan and Russ Harvey of Shellsburg were united in marriage March 10, 2014 in Las Vegas. Parents of the couple are Emil and Vera Herman of Swisher and Richard and Ramona Harvey of Shellsburg. Sharon is employed by Mid Iowa Tools. Russ is a supervisor at International Paper Box Plant. A reception will be held Saturday, July 26 at the Shellsburg Legion from 5 - 8. The public is invited.
Solem - Patten
Solem - Patten
Solem - Patten Dianna Hansel of Cedar Rapids is happy to announce the marriage of her daughter Natasha to Troy Solem, son of Larry & Kathy Solem, also of Cedar Rapids. They were united in marriage on May 17, 2014 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. The newlyweds spent their honeymoon in St. Maarten. Natasha is employed at Hiawatha Care Center and Troy at SLD of The Adidas Group. We would also like to welcome Troy's son Colton to our family. Wishing you a lifetime of happiness.
Bajet - Hruby
Bajet - Hruby
Bajet - Hruby Sadie Malia Bajet married Robert Dennis Hruby on October 12, 2013, at St. Mark's United Methodist Church in Cedar Rapids. Following the ceremony, the couple celebrated with family and friends at the CSPS Hall in the New Bo District. Sadie is the daughter of June Bajet and Evy-Ann Bajet of Cedar Rapids. Sadie graduated from Jefferson High School and received her B.A. in Education from UNI. Rob is the son of Denny and Linda Hruby of Solon. Rob graduated from Solon High School and also received his B.A. in Education from UNI. The couple are teachers for the Des Moines Public Schools and reside in the Beaverdale neighborhood in Des Moines.
Matchett - Dokter
Matchett - Dokter
Matchett - Dokter Danielle Matchett and Travis Dokter were joined in marriage on June 20, 2014 in Stillwater, MN. The couple was married on the Majestic Star. The wedding was performed on a cruise between the banks of Minnesota and Wisconsin, along the Mississippi River. The bride chose her sister, Amanda Matchett, to be her maid of honor. Danielle Matchett is the daughter of Lynn and Jerry Matchett of Cedar Rapids. Travis Dokter is the son of Romy and Douglas Dokter of Blaine, MN. Travis chose Jeffrey Anderson as his best man. The couple want to thank everyone who made the journey to Minneapolis to share in their special day.
Sadler - Holsinger
Sadler - Holsinger
Sadler - Holsinger First came love ... when Robbie met Aubrey at the 2011 Sweet Corn Festival. He proposed marriage on her golden birthday and at 4 p.m. on Sept. 21, 2013, Aubrey Carol Sadler and Robbie Lee Holsinger exchanged their vows. Pastor Randy Scheil of Stonebridge Church officiated the outdoor ceremony at Bella Sala in Tiffin. Parents are John & Nancy Sadler and Gary & Sherry Holsinger. Aubrey is a graduate of the Aveda Institute Minneapolis and stylist/owner of Salon Luxe in North Liberty. Rob graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a bachelor degree in Industrial Technology Management. He is employed by Archer Daniels Midland. They live in Cedar Rapids and together have started a new business, Fresh Healthy Vending.
Dulin - Johnson
Dulin - Johnson
Dulin - Johnson Angela Jean Dulin & Jeffrey Alan Johnson are pleased to announce their wedding today, June 29, 2014.
Elias - Siebers
Elias - Siebers
Elias - Siebers Jessica Elias, daughter of Rhonda Elias of Marion, IA & the late Tom Elias, married Gregory Siebers, son of Steve Siebers of Sun Prairie, WI & the late Jennifer Siebers. A small ceremony was held on April 12th inside the Capitol Building in Madison, WI, where the couple resides. A reception celebration followed at Miller Park in Milwaukee, WI. Jessica is a Research Associate for Monsanto Company. She has a B.S. in Biology from Iowa State University. Gregory is a Professional Civil Engineer at Strand Associates. He has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. The couple honeymooned in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Hall - Davis
Hall - Davis
Hall - Davis Alden and Kathleen were married on May 10, 2014 at The First Baptist Church in Anamosa. Pastor Ron Thatcher officiated the 2 p.m. ceremony. The couple honeymooned in Nashville, IN and reside in Anamosa.
D'Anjou - Landon
D'Anjou - Landon
D'Anjou - Landon Chantel D'Anjou and Kevin Landon were united in marriage on November 2, 2013 at Vesper Country Club in Tyngsboro, MA. Parents of the couple are Everett D'Anjou and Dinny D'Anjou of Nashua, NH and Wes and Pam Landon of Cedar Rapids. Chantel is an Occupational Therapist with Rehabcare. Kevin is a Wholesale Supervisor with Toyota Financial Services. They honeymooned in the Western Caribbean. They reside in Merrimack, NH.
Drahos - Lavasany
Drahos - Lavasany
Drahos - Lavasany Jennifer Kay Drahos and Kombiz Navaei Lavasany were married March 15, 2014 at the Powerhouse Community Center in Del Mar, CA. Justin Krebs, a friend who introduced the couple, officiated the ceremony. The bride will continue to use her name professionally. She is an epidemiologist and Cancer Prevention Fellow at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, MD. She graduated from the University of Iowa and received a Ph.D. in microbiology from Columbia University. She also received a Master of Public Health degree from Harvard. She is the daughter of Duane F. Drahos and Kathy L. McMurrin, and stepdaughter of Sheila A. Drahos, all of Cedar Rapids, IA. The groom is the Director of Research and Strategic Initiatives at the American Federation of Teachers in Washington, D.C. He graduated from the University of California, San Diego. He is the son of Ashraf Lavasany of Yorba Linda, CA, and the late Abbas N. Lavasany. The couple are planning a fall honeymoon trip to Italy.