Kane and Matraca:
Matraca Frahm Meyer of Edgar, Nebraska and Kane Bradley Keller of Eustis, Nebraska were married on September 6th, 2014 at Salem Lutheran Church near Superior, Nebraska. The bride was given in marriage by her parents, Chris and Teresa Meyer of Edgar. Parents of the groom are Brad and Marcia Keller of Eustis.
Matrons of honor were Sonja Ross of Nehawka and Rochelle Schoneberg of Sutton, both sisters of the bride.
Bridesmaids were Morgan Swanson of Lincoln, Carrie Beth Reynolds of Lincoln, Molly Heeney of Lincoln, McKenna Oelkers of Lincoln, Allie Keller, sister of the groom from Wichita, Kansas and Melissa Keyes of Le Mars, Iowa.
The best man was Tyler Pieper of Farnam, friend of the room. Groomsmen were Jeff Loshonkohl of Eustis, Ryan Wetovick of Broken Bow, Ross Gentzler of Cozad, Heath Weichel of Lexington, Adam Pinkerton of North Platte and brother-in-laws of the bride Dustin Schoneberg of Sutton and Lance Ross of Nehawka. Other members of the wedding party included flower girl, Paisley Coleman and ring bearers, Hadley Schoneberg, Macoy Schoneberg and Madden Ross, nephews of the bride. Candle lighters were Abby Coleman of Lincoln and Cherokee Thayer of Nelson, both cousins of the bride.
Ushers were Kolby Van Newkirk, Blake Reynolds, Gil Russel, Brennon Malcom, Clint Mickey and Troy Jasnoch. The personal attendant was Lindsay Connely and guest book attendants were Amy Williams of Lincoln and Brandi Rossman of Norfolk, cousins of the bride. Hosts were Stan and Vicki Staab of Norfolk, Jeff and Tammy Thayer of Nelson, Arlan and Sally Drudick of Nelson, Bob and Deb Gentleman of Omaha, Bert and Cheryl Keller of Eustis and Doug and Deb Keller of Eustis.
Grandparents of the bride are Carol Meyer and the late Victor Meyer of Edgar and Dale and Pat Frahm of Nelson. Grandparents of the groom are James Hunke and Wayne and Nancy Keller.
The bride works for the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and the groom is a crop consultant and has a cow calf operation. The couple live in Eustis, Nebraska.
Griese 40th Anniversary
Lynden and Carolyn:
Lynden and Carolyn (Bartruff) Griese were united in marriage on February 14th, 1975 in Eustis, Nebraska.
Their children, Bobby (Lea) Griese and Tara (Rock) Armagost along with grandchildren Rowen, Jove and Reid Griese, Ryder and Ryker Armagost would like to request a card shower in their honor.
Cards may be sent to Lynden and Carolyn at 2109 Avenue C, Cozad, NE 69130.
Nicole and Nathan:
Nathan Kracl and Nicole Bayer exchanged wedding vows August 23rd, 2014 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, in Howells, Nebraska.
Their parents are Gary and Tracey Kracl of Schuyler and Russ and Lisa Bayer of Howells. Grandparents are Buck and RoseAnn Kracl of Schuyler, Linda Gadway of Cozad, Nebraska, Carol Bayer and Paul and Val Pekarek, all of Howells. Father Leo Rigatuso officiated the 2 p.m. ceremony.
Carly Hegemann, friend of the couple, was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Hannah Bayer (sister of the bride), Erin Martin (sister of the groom), Mindi Schlautman and Jessica Bartling. Flower girls were Reagan Bayer and Avery Bayer, both cousins of the bride. Candlelighters were Janessa Evert and Sidney Blum.
Nathan Klein, friend of the couple, was the best man. Groomsmen were Zach Bayer (brother of the bride), Cain Martin (brother-in-law of the groom), Clint Belina and Brian Prusa. Ring bearer was Cael Jones, cousin of the bride. Serving as ushers were Ryan Dirkschneider, Corey Kracl, Cody Wirth and Cody Hegemann.
A reception was held at the Howells Ballroom. The couple is now residing near Schuyler.
Bartlett 40th Anniversary
Kent and Penny
Please join the children of Kent and Penny Bartlett, as they honor their parents’ 40th Wedding Anniversary on January 25th.
Together they have found a friendship, raised a family and built a beautiful marriage.
You are invited to help them celebrate this special day by sending a card of congratulations to 309 West 11th Street, Cozad, Nebraska 69130.
Brown 50th Anniversary
Jerry and Carolyn:
The children of Carolyn and Jerry Brown are requesting a card shower in honor of their 50th Wedding Anniversary on January 23rd. Cards may be sent to 6247 West Platte River Drive, Doniphan, NE 68832.