Engagements

Lindsay Miller and Kent Thoreson

Lindsay Miller of Pella, Iowa and Kent Thoreson of Bussey, Iowa announce their engagement. Their parents are Tom and Sharon Miller of Winfield, Iowa, and Jon and Gail Thoreson of Lafayette. Lindsay is an elementary education graduate from Central College in Pella. She also holds a master’s ...

Laura Holm and Erik Franta

Alan and Janet Holm of Sleepy Eye announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Holm to Erik Franta, son of Jeff and Ann Franta of Lafayette. Laura is a 2011 graduate of New Ulm High School and a 2015 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is employed at Citizens Bank ...

Jamie Cole and Seth Schaefer

Don and Diana Schaefer of New Ulm announce the engagement of their son, Seth Schaefer to Jamie Cole, daughter of Steve and Jeanne Cole of Winthrop. Seth is a 2005 graduate of New Ulm Senior High School and a 2010 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. He is employed at Searles Well ...

Jaime Lilleoden and Tim Zander

Jeff and Julie Lilleodden of Sleepy Eye announce the engagement of their daughter, Jaime Lilleodden, to Tim Zander, son of John and Shari Zander, Howard Lake. Jaime is a 2007 graduate of Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s. She holds a degree in psychology and sociology from the University of Minnesota ...

Anna Faust and Kurk Altmann

Butch and Aimee Altmann of Lafayette announce the engagement of their son Kurk Altmann to Anna Faust, daughter of Joe Faust and Erin Murphy of St. Paul. Kurk is a 2008 graduate of New Ulm Senior High School. Kurk holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Minnesota and ...

Kara Nelson and Jeremy Fluegge

Kara Nelson and Jeremy Fluegge of New Ulm announce their engagement. Kara is the daughter of Karen Nelson and Brian Kuester of New Ulm. Jeremy is the son of John and LeAnna Fluegge. Kara is a 2005 graduate of New Ulm High School and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the ...

Jamie Hagberg and Scott Maybanks

Kris and Alan Hagberg of Lafayette announce the engagement of their daughter Jamie to Scott Maybaks, son of Tim and Tammy Maybanks of Onalaska, Wis. Jamie and Scott live and work in Seattle, Wash. They will be married on June 23, 2017, at Cannon Beach, Ore.

Jenna Rodewald and Jayson Klinkner

Ronald and Joyce Rodewald of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter Jenna to Jayson Klinkner, son of Kenneth Klinkner of Searles and Linda Klinkner of New Ulm. Jenna is a 2006 graduate of New Ulm High School and a 2010 graduate of St. Cloud State University with a Bachelor’s ...

Bethany Saffert and William Schwarz

Together with their families, Bethany Susan Saffert and William Steven Schwarz announce their engagement. Bethany is a 2016 graduate of South Dakota State University where she studied Pharmacology. She is currently employed as a Pharmacist with Kroger in Grand Junction, Colorado. Billy is ...

Engagements: Brynne Retzlaff and Matt Ambroz

Together with their parents, Brynne Retzlaff and Matt Ambroz announce their engagement. Brynne’s parents are Brad and Jody Retzlaff of New Ulm. Matt’s parents are Bob and Sue Ambroz of New Prague. Brynne is a graduate of Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School in New Ulm, Gustavus ...

Engagements: Tracey Billmeier and Jeffery Ahl

Tom and Jean Ahl of Lafayette announce the engagement of their son, Jeffrey, to Tracey Billmeier, daughter of Randy and Sue Billmeier of Bird Island. After graduating from New Ulm High Jeff, joined the U.S. Navy and served in the Submarine service. He received his HVAC degree from South ...

Engagements: Abbigayle Ahlbrecht and Jesse Bue

Todd and Marnie Ahlbrecht, Gibbon, announce the engagement of their daughter Abbigayle to Jesse Bue, son of Alan (Pudley) & Cindy Bue, New Ulm. The wedding and reception will take place on May 13, 2017 at Clear Lake Sportsmans Club, Gibbon.

Lexi Platz and Thomas Windschitl

Paul and Donita Platz of Lafayette announce the engagement of their daughter, Lexi, to Thomas Windschitl, son of Patrick and Colleen Windschitl of Springfield. Lexi is a 2012 graduate of GFW High School in Winthrop, and a 2016 graduate of Minnesota State University Mankato, where she studied ...

Stacy Eckstein and Drew Pfaff

Together with their families, Stacy Eckstein and Drew Pfaff announce their engagement. Stacy’s parents are Mary and Joe Eckstein of New Ulm. Drew’s parents are Todd and Kelly Pfaff of New Ulm. Both Stacy and Drew are 2012 graduates of Cathedral High School in New Ulm. Stacy ...

Megan Tietz and Nate Zabel

Megan Tietz and Nate Zabel of New Ulm announce their engagement. Megan is the daughter of Rich and Dawn Tietz of Morgan and Nate is the son of Ellwood and Beth Zabel of New Ulm. Megan is a 2009 graduate of Cedar Mountain High School and a 2015 graduate of Southwest Minnesota State ...

Whitney Osborne and Aaron Pfaff

Whitney Osborne and Aaron Pfaff were married August 19th, 2016 at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity. The bride is daughter of Scott and Linda Osborne of New Ulm. The groom is son of Todd and Kelly Pfaff of New Ulm.  Whitney attends the University of Minnesota in the Master of Occupational ...

Christine Hosna and Aldo Mendez

Dean and Patty Hosna of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter, Christine Hosna, to Aldo Mendez, son of Francisco Mendez and Cristina Ruiz of Durango, Mexico. Christine is an Occupational Therapy Assistant in Muscatine, IA and Aldo is a Resident Physician in Iowa City, IA. They ...

Sarah Finn and Steve Sveine

Steve Robert Sveine and Sarah Cecelia Finn announce their engagement. Steve is the son of Terry and Ellie Sveine of New Ulm, MN. Sarah is the daughter of Mary and Troy Olson of Sioux Falls, SD and John Finn of WIllmar, MN.Steve is a microbiologist at Minnesota Valley Testing Laboratories and ...

Sarah Fix and Chad Duklet

Sarah Fix andChad DukletKen and Susan Fix of New Ulm announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Fix, to Chad Duklet, son of Rodney and Kathy Duklet of Shakopee, MN.Sarah is a 2002 graduate of New Ulm Senior High School, a 2006 graduate of University of MN Duluth, and a 2014 graduate from ...

Jenna Grausam and Justin Stafford

Together with their families, Jenna Grausam and Justin Stafford announce their engagement.Parents of the bride are Evie and John Grausam of Springfield. Parents of the groom are Sandy and Mike Senst of Lamberton.Jenna attended Springfield High School and went on to attend Minnesota State ...