Wedding: Witt & EllertsonPublished 9:06am Sunday, November 24, 2013
Alison Beatte Witt, of Brooklyn Park, and Cory Scott Ellertson, of Albert Lea, were married at 4 p.m. June 8, 2013, at Westwood Lutheran Church in St. Louis Park. The Rev. Tania Haber performed the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Fred and Christine Witt of Brooklyn Park. Grandparents are Donald and the late Lorraine Beatte of Brooklyn Park.
The groom is the son of Scott and Jody Ellertson of Albert Lea. Grandparents are John and Thelma Foss of Albert Lea and Betty and the late Darrell Ellertson of Albert Lea.
Maid of honor was Jenny Berg, sister of the bride, of Brooklyn Park. Bridesmaids were Lindsy Mason, friend of the bride, of Maple Grove, Amanda Dalton, friend of the bride, of Brooklyn Park, Jocelynn Buckentin, sister of the groom, of Hutchinson, and Kate Ellertson, sister of the groom, of St. Cloud.
Flower girl was Emily Janssen, cousin of the bride, of St. Augusta.
Best man was Alex Foss, cousin of the groom, of Chicago, Ill. Groomsmen were Dustin Trail, friend of the groom, of Plymouth, Beau Larson, friend of the groom, of Minneapolis, Dan Witt, brother of the bride, of Coon Rapids, and Matthew Buckentin, brother-in-law of the groom, of Hutchinson.
Ring bearers were Jackson Buckentin, nephew of the groom and son of Matthew and Jocelynn Buckentin of Hutchinson and Chandler Berg, nephew of the bride and son of Nate and Jenny Berg of Brooklyn Park.
Junior groomsman was Drew Berg, nephew of the bride, of Brooklyn Park.
Ushers were Nate Berg, brother-in-law of the bride, of Brooklyn Park, Trevor Abrego, cousin of the groom, of Owatonna, Alex Carlson, cousin of the groom, of Columbus, Ohio, Anthony Foss, cousin of the groom, of Rochester.
The bride is a graduate of Osseo High School and a 2012 graduate of Augsburg College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. She is employed at Blaine High School as a social studies teacher.
The groom is a graduate of Albert Lea High School and a 2011 graduate of Augsburg College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in finance and marketing. He is employed at Affinity Federated Credit Union in St. Paul.
A reception and dance was held at Pracna on Main in northeast Minneapolis following the ceremony.
A wedding trip is planned to Lutsen on the North Shore after the ceremony and the couple also has plans to travel in Europe.