Category Archives: Weddings



Announcement is being made on the engagement an approaching marriage of Anna Krug of LaPorte City, IA, and Dan Delagardelle of Jesup, IA.

The bride-elect is a graduate from The University of Iowa with a Bachelor’s Degree in Radiation Sciences. Anna is employed at Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa in Cedar Rapids, IA as a PET/CT Technologist. Her fiance’ is self-employed as Owner/Operator of Delagardelle Plumbing, Heating, and Cooling, and AIR-PRO [Duct Cleaning] in Jesup, IA. Parents of the couple are Dan and Colleen Krug of LaPorte City, IA, and Mike and Barb Delagardelle of Jesup, IA.

The couple will exchange vows on January 9th, 2016 at Jesup Bible Fellowship in Jesup, IA. Formal reception will follow the ceremony.

Hora – Shull


Brandy Hora of La Porte City and Jason Shull of Cedar Falls wish to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
Parents of the couple are Mark and Judy Hora of La Porte City, and Terry and Mark Taylor of Waterloo, and Ron and Robin Shull of Washington, Iowa.
The bride-to-be is a Clinical Software Analyst at Cedar Valley Medical Specialists in Waterloo. The groom-to-be is a Manufacturing Engineer at John Deere in Waterloo.
Vows will be exchanged on November 7, 2015, at 2:30 PM at the St. Paul United Methodist Church in La Porte City.

Katelyn and Joe Ternus


Katelyn Samuelson and Joe Ternus were married May 29, 2015, at Immaculate Conception Church in Gilbertville. A reception and dance followed at the Henderson Event Center in Independence.
Parents of the couple are Bart and Amy Samuelson of La Porte City and Greg and Lynne Ternus of Dysart.
Maid of Honor was Emily Samuelson, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Katelyn Damro, friend of the bride and Sarah Ternus, sister of the groom.
The Best Man was Josh Ternus, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Bob Mangrich, friend of the couple and Wyatt Samuelson, brother of the bride.
Seating guests were Stephanie Mangrich, friend of the couple and Jay Petersen, friend of the groom.
The bride is a graduate of lowa State University and is attending the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University.
The groom is a graduate of Iowa State University and is a control engineer at Marshalltown Company.
They reside in Nevada, Iowa.

Stephas – Loveless


Sheena Stephas and Benjamin Loveless are planning a September wedding.
Parents of the couple are Jody and Oscar Martinez of Storm Lake, Iowa and the late Ihn Lovan of Spencer Iowa, and Donald and Marlene Loveless of La Porte City, Iowa.
The bride-to-be and the groom-to-be are both employed at John Deere in Waterloo, Iowa where the couple also resides.

Matt and Whitney Albertsen


Happy first wedding anniversary to Whitney Kriz and Matt Albertsen who were married July 12, 2014, at Zion Lutheran Church in Dysart. Officiating the ceremony was Pastor Jim Radatz.
Parents of the couple are Kendall and Brenda Kriz of Dysart and Larry and Nancy Albertsen of Mt. Auburn.
The bride is employed at Joe’s Gym and the groom is employed at Young Plumbing & Heating.
The couple reside in Dysart.