Engagements – September 24, 2009


Sara Rickson of Rockford and Brian Haas of Allegan are proud to announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rick and Sue Rickson of Rockford. She is a graduate of Rockford High School, the University of Michigan, and Thomas M. Cooley Law School.

The groom-to-be is the son of Don and Debbie Haas of Allegan. He is a graduate of Allegan High School and Grand Valley State University.

The couple has set a wedding date for October 24, 2009, in Grand Rapids.




The marriage of Diana Parrish and Brad Carrick will be celebrated on October 10, 2009.

The future bride of Wyoming is a graduate of Cedar Springs High School, Grand Valley State University with a degree in marketing, and is currently attending Cornerstone University for her MBA. She is employed by H.T. Hackney.Her parents are David and Julie Parrish of Rockford and Joann Parrish of Cedar Springs.

The future groom of Wyoming is a graduate of Forest Hills Central and Grand Valley State University with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. He is employed by Brinks. His parents are Steven and Marcia Carrick of Byron Center, and Susan Carrick of Grand Rapids.

Matron of honor will be Amy VanderLann with bridesmaids Jennifer VanderLaan, Victoria Andres and Sandra Temple. Best man will be David VanderLann and groomsmen Matthew Brozowski, Jim Lane and John Lane. Flower girls will be Samantha VanderLaan and Dakota Harmon. Ring bearers will be Mitchell VanderLaan and Isaac Parrish.

The wedding ceremony will be at Holmdene Gardens at Aquinas College, and the couple will honeymoon on a cruise in the Caribbean.

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