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Wedding: Christian & Stoneking

Published 8:19am Sunday, October 27, 2013

McKinzey Christian and Timothy Stoneking of Albert Lea were married at 4 p.m. June 1, 2013, at Silver Lake Lutheran Church in Northwood.

The Rev. Randy Baldwin performed the double-ring ceremony.

Christian & Stoneking
Christian & Stoneking

The bride is the daughter of Mark and Sharon Christian of Albert Lea. Grandparents are Jelaine Nesset of Albert Lea and Mervil and Betty Christian of Emmons.

The groom is the son of Steven and Julie Stoneking of Albert Lea. Grandparents are Norma Stoneking of Albert Lea and Howard and Carol Johnson of Albert Lea.

Maid of honor was Emily Troe, of Albert Lea, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Emily Christian, of Northwood, cousin of the bride, Renee Holcomb, of Winona, friend of the bride, and Emily Stoneking, of Albert Lea, sister of the groom.

Flower girls were Sydney and Betsy Kokot, of Hayward, cousins of the bride and daughters of Robert and Sheri Kokot.

Best man was Andrew Schewe, of Albert Lea, friend of the groom. Groomsmen were Mike Dyrdal, of Albert Lea, friend of the groom, Andy Christian, of Albert Lea, brother of the bride, and Christian Anderson, of Albert Lea, friend of the groom.

Ring bearer was Landyn Christian, of Lake Mills, cousin of the bride and son of Cory and Kallie Christian.

Ushers were Andrew Stoneking, of Sioux City, Iowa, brother of the groom, and Matthew Stoneking, of Minneapolis, brother of the groom.

Personal attendant was Ariel Christensen, of Duluth, cousin of the bride.

Musicians were Noah Anderson, cousin of the groom, and Andrew and Matthew Stoneking, brothers of the groom.

Guest book attendants were Zoe Kokot, Alex Christensen and Jewelonnah Christensen, all of Albert Lea, cousins of the bride.

A reception followed the ceremony at the American Legion in Albert Lea.

A wedding trip will be taken to Orlando, Fla., in December.