Johnston-Krueger Amy Lynn Krueger and Sean Michael Johnston of Minneapolis, Minn., were united in marriage on August 27, 2011 at the North Garden & Conservatory at Michigan State University. The bride is a 2009 graduate of Michigan State University and a 2011 graduate of Case Western Reserve University. She is employed by Little Sisters of the Poor as a clinical dietitian. Her parents are Andrew and Nadine Krueger of Rockford. The groom is a 2010 graduate of Michigan State University. He is employed by Kimley Horn & Associates as a civil engineer. His is the son of Steven and Teresa Johnston of Rockford. Maid of honor was Anna Nugent and best man was Michael Albano. Bridesmaids were Lisa Jones and Holly Osbeck. Groomsmen were Sri Kumar and Dan Macalka. Ushers were Marco Peralta, Dave Jones and Corey Osbeck. Amy and Sean will enjoy a honeymoon in Puerto Rico this winter, and are now residing in Minneapolis, Minn.
DeBlaay-Pitsch The marriage of Caitlyn Pitsch and Joseph DeBlaay was celebrated on December 10, 2010 at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Grand Rapids. The bride’s parents are Michael and Holly Pitsch of Rockford. The groom’s parents are Daniel and Ronda DeBlaay of Rockford. Maid of honor was Meghan Pitsch, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Erin Schnautz, sister of the bride, Jessica DeBlaay, sister of the groom, Lindsey Bonner, Kassy Pierson, and Meghan Beimers. Best man was Daniel DeBlaay, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Bill Pitsch, brother of the bride, Clint Dusendang, Chris Duke, Ezra Penn, and Caleb Schutter. Scarlett Freel was flower girl, Luke Paul was ring bearer, Madison Freel was junior bridesmaid, and Ryan Balkema was junior groomsman. Ushers were Nolan Balkema and Aaron Clark. Joseph is a 2007 graduate of Rockford High School and is in the United States Marines. Caitlyn is a 2007 graduate of Rockford High School and was employed by Spectrum Health Hospital. The couple reside in Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Adkison-Mihlethaler Robert and Cheryl Adkison of Rockford proudly announce the marriage of their son James Adkison to Stefanie Mihlethaler on April 24, 2011. They have joined together two families together as one. The brides children are Sofia and Kaylee, and the grooms children are Autumn and Sarah.
Keith-(Seeley) VanRee Jennifer (Seeley) VanRee and Andrew Keith were united in marriage on November 3, 2010 on the beach at Montego Bay, Jamaica. Parents of the bride are Larry and Nancy Seeley of Rockford. The groom’s parents are Kim and Sue Keith of Rockford and Allison Hayes of Lake Station, Mich. The newlyweds celebrated with family and friends at an open house on November 13 at the Rockford Community Cabin. They are residing in Rockford. Axdorff-Cronn Bailey Cronn and Eric Axdorff were pronounced husband and wife on October 9, 2010 at Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids. Parents of the couple are Blaine and Darcie Cronn of Cedar Springs and Rich Axdorff and Wajma Saka of Rockford. Maid of honor was Chelsea Cross, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Lindsey Blodgett, Darleena Haukedaul and Jessica Branch, friends of the bride. Flower girl was Fionna Noori, cousin of the groom. The best man was Alex Axdorff, brother of the groom. The groomsmen were Blaine Cronn, brother of the bride, David Bond and Sam Bogard, friends of the groom. The ringbearer was Keith Spicher, cousin of the groom. Ushers were Jake Kelley, Kyle Lienesch, Kole Daigle and Ryan Egnatuck, friends of the groom. Guest book attendants were Megan Rahn and Kyle Cushman, friends of the bride and groom.