Weddings, Engagements, Anniversaries

Anniversary: Carter — 65th

Wayne and Marlene Carter of Kingsford celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on July 24. They were married at St. Patricks Church in Escanaba, with father Hallenbach officiating. They celebrated their anniversary with their children Connie and Joe Harper, Cindy and Dan Throm, Cathy and ...

Wedding — Pietsch, Gaudette

IRON MOUNTAIN — Nicole Marie Pietsch and Jacob John Gaudette both of Iron Mountain, were united in marriage on June 22, 2019. The wedding mass was officiated by Father Joe Gouin at American Martyrs Church and the wedding sacrament was administered by friend of the bride and groom, Deacon ...

Engaged — Brown, Wilcox

Shawn and Audrey Brown of Niagara, Wis., have announced the engagement of their daughter, Shannon, to Matt Wilcox, the son of Ron and Becky Wilcox of Florence, Wis. Shannon is a 2005 graduate of Niagara High School and is the owner of Audrey’s Ravioli Shop. Matt is a 2003 graduate of Florence ...

Engaged — Lindow, Renner

Gary and Jane Lindow of Florence, Wis., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brianna Jo, to Daniel Jonathon Renner, son of James Renner of Crystal Falls and Cindy Torrison of Milwaukee. Brianna is a 2012 graduate of Florence High School and a 2016 graduate of St. Norbert ...

Engaged — Johnson, Barnett

Christine and Michael McMahon of Kingsford are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Olivia Johnson, to Alex Spencer Barnett, son of Al and the late Judy Barnett of Kingsford. Judy knew and loved Brittany for five years before her passing and begged for a wedding and ...

Hall — 50th

Breitung Township — William “Bill” and Karlene Hall celebrated their golden 50th wedding anniversary on June 21. The former Karlene Louise Welk married William Norman Hall in 1969, at the Lutheran Church of the Cross in Riverside, Calif. At the time, Bill, son of the late Edwin and Lois ...

Wedding — Terwilliger, Baca

PALM BEACH, Fla. — Iron Mountain native Wade Patrick Terwilliger and Rico Ricardo Baca, co-owners of Palm Beach Modern Auctions in Florida, were married in an evening ceremony on June 15, 2019, in Palm Beach. Dr. Ann Moody Lewis, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., officiated before a gathering of 50 ...

Engaged – Mattson, Rotter

Ed and Ann Mattson of Iron Mountain are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Mary, to Paul Christopher Rotter, son of Paul and Rita Rotter of Channing. Emily is a 2013 graduate of Iron Mountain High School and a 2019 graduate of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College with ...

Kreski — 50th

AURORA, Wis. — Dan and Mary Ann (Jacobson) Kreski of Homestead, Wis., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 5. The couple was married July 5, 1969, at the Sacred Heart Church in Aurora, Wis. and have been residents of the area since. Dan retired from Wisconsin Electric and ...

Lantinen — 70th

APPLETON, WIS. — Mr. Thomas and Mrs. Florence Lantinen celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with the entire family at a dinner in their honor on June 11 in Appleton, Wis. Florence Elizabeth Ann Godfrey and Thomas W. Lantinen were united in marriage by the Rev. Vernon Blackwell at the ...

Urbanski — 70th

IRON MOUNTAIN — Mary and Harry Urbanski celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary July 2. Married in a Mass celebrated by three priests in Immaculate Conception Church in Wakefield, they are truly a match made in heaven. Their life together has revolved around their faith, their family ...

Wedding — Langsford, Dassow

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — Maria Therese Langsford and Derek Michael Dassow exchanged vows on Jan. 11, 2019, during an oceanfront destination wedding at Iberostar Grand Rose Hall in Montego Bay, Jamaica officiated by the Rev. Gordon. The couple chose two special readings, which were read by ...

Anniversary — Van Holla — 60th

IRON MOUNTAIN — Kenneth and Donna Van Holla of Iron Mountain are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Ken and Donna were married on June 27, 1959, at Zion National Lutheran Church in Ironwood. The bridal party included Sandra Felix, Patti Niemi, Jim Keenan and Jay Bennett. They ...

Engaged Welch, Schultz

Allen and Kristel Schultz of Norway are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Andrea P. Schultz, to Cole A. Welch, son of Tony and Wendy Welch of Quinnesec. Andrea and Cole will be united in marriage on July 13, 2019, at the American Martyrs Church of Kingsford, with the Rev. ...

Engaged – Tompkins, Smith

Perry and Debbie Tompkins of Iron Mountain are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Cody Tompkins, to Brandie Smith, daughter of Dave and Jenn Smith of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Jim and Amanda Thoune of Quinnesec. Cody is a 2014 graduate of Kingsford High School and attended Bay ...

Anniversary — DuBois — 60th

BARK RIVER — Ken and Anita DuBois recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Out-of-town guests traveled from Wisconsin, Illinois and Arizona to celebrate their special occasion. Ken and the former Anita Motto were married May 9, 1959, at St. George Catholic Church in Bark River. ...

Anniversary — Blagec — 50th

IRON MOUNTAIN — Steve and Hope Ann Blagec of Iron Mountain are celebrating their 50th and Golden Anniversary. Stephen Joseph Blagec and Hope Ann Barnes were married on June 28, 1969, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Iron Mountain. The Rev. Tom Brown II officiated the ceremony. The ...

Lorenz — 50th

KINGSFORD — Randy and Carol Lorenz of Kingsford are celebrating their Golden Anniversary. Randall David Lorenz and Carol Ann Rozich were married on June 14, 1969, at Sacred Heart Parish in Painsdale, Mich. Father Hollenbach officiated the ceremony surrounded by family and friends.   The ...

DuBois — 60th

BARK RIVER — Ken and Anita DuBois recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Out-of-town guests traveled from Wisconsin, Illinois and Arizona to celebrate their special occasion. Ken and the former Anita Motto were married May 9, 1959, at St. George Catholic Church in Bark ...

Wedding – Rule, Smith

MARQUETTE — Jacqueline Rule and Nicholas Smith exchanged marriage vows on Aug. 14, 2018, in an intimate ceremony on the shore of Lake Huron near Alpena in Lower Michigan. The bride is the daughter of William Scott and Mary Rule of Marquette. The groom is the son of Dr. Donald and Beverly ...