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Wedding: Kangas & Weisert

Published 9:38am Sunday, January 12, 2014

Katlyn Kangas of Rochester and Andrew Weisert of Albert Lea were married at 2 p.m. Sept. 7, 2013, at Pax Christi Catholic Church in Rochester. Monsignor Donald Schmitz performed the double-ring ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Keith and Kay Kangas of Rochester. Grandparents are Gene and Francis Eiden and Anne Kangas and the late Ronald Kangas, all of Rochester.

Kangas & Weisert
Kangas & Weisert

The groom is the son of Alan and Laura Weisert of Albert Lea. Grandparents are James and Karen Carey, the late Gene Pollock and Almira Weisert and the late Harold Weisert.

The maid of honor was Megan Rodriguez, friend of the bride, of Rochester. Bridesmaids were Ali Rae Weisert, sister of the groom, of Albert Lea, Heidi Reynolds, friend of the bride, of Portland, Maine, Lindsey Peters, friend of the bride, of Chicago, Ill., and Julia Korchagina, friend of the couple, of Burnsville.

Best man was Andrew Lauber, friend of the groom, of Minneapolis. Groomsmen were Blake Kangas, brother of the bride, of Kansas, Mo., Alex Kangas, brother of the bride, of Rochester, Jordan Kangas, brother of the bride, of Rochester, and Dustin Arendt, friend of the groom, of Albert Lea.

Ushers were David Smith, friend of the couple, of Burnsville, and Bryan Rodriguez, friend of the couple, of Rochester.

Musicians were Gene Eiden, Carol Stortz, Hannah Stortz and Dan Scheitel.

Personal attendants were Kim Butler and Maria Weinand, friends of the couple.

Program and guest book attendants were Carla and Scott Trentz.

Gift bearers were Bob and Mary Weisert.

The bride is a graduate of St. Cloud State University. She is employed at ProcessPro Software.

The groom is a graduate of St. Cloud State University. He is employed at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services.

A reception was held at Doubletree in Rochester.

The couple took a wedding trip to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.