Wedding: Wayne & Goodnature

Published 9:45 am Saturday, October 29, 2011


Kaeli Wayne and Derek Goodnature were married at 4:30 p.m., July 23, 2011, at East Gull Lake, outside of Brainerd. The Rev. Mark Boorsma performed the double-ring ceremony.

Parents of the bride are Todd and Mary Wayne, of Albert Lea. Grandparents of the bride are Harold and Patricia Wayne, of Geneva, and Sylvia Langlie, of Ellendale.

Parents of the groom are Randy and June Goodnature, of Albert Lea.

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Grandmother of the groom is Joanne Hanson, of Albert Lea.

Matron of honor was Kelsey Duncomb, sister of the bride, of Cottage Grove, and maid of honor was Korbin Wayne, sister of bride, of St. Peter. Bridesmaids were Leah Matheson, friend of bride, of St. Paul, Carly Schmitz, friend of bride, of Albert Lea, and Emily Goodnature, sister of groom, of Albert Lea.

Krista Linn, of Omaha, Neb., was the personal attendant.

Flower girl was Lainee Krohn, goddaughter of the bride, daughter of Tim and Brooke Krohn, of Geneva.

Best men were Jon Murray, friend of groom, of Albert Lea and Travis Bergland, friend of groom, of St. Paul. Groomsmen were Andy Judkins, friend of groom, of Casa Grande, Ariz., and Jake Goodnature, cousin of groom, of Blue Earth. Ushers were Brian Goodnature, cousin of groom, of Eagan, Nate Goodnature, cousin of groom, of Mankato, Alex Paul, cousin of groom, of Scottsbluff, Neb., and Casey Olson, cousin of groom, of Winona.

Musicians were Mary Wayne, mother of bride, Korbin Wayne, sister of bride, and Eric Arjes, friend of couple.

Kaeli is a 2006 graduate of Albert Lea High School and a 2010 graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College with a Bachelor of Arts in nursing. She is an RN at Nine Mile Creek Senior Living in Bloomington.

Derek is a 2003 graduate of Albert Lea High School, a 2005 graduate of Iowa Central Community College and a 2008 graduate of Augsburg College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications. He is an agent at Truck Writer’s Inc. in Minneapolis.

A reception was held at The Legacy of Cragun’s.

After a wedding trip to California, the couple resides in the Twin Cities.