Bidne & Waller
Ashley Bidne of Emmons and Garrett Waller of Northwood were married at 4:30 p.m. July 12, 2014, at Wedgewood Cove in Albert Lea in a double ring ceremony. The Rev. Perry Aalgaard, friend of the bride, officiated. A reception and dance followed the ceremony at Wedgewood Cove.
Ashley is the daughter of Jay and Wendy Bidne of Emmons and is the granddaughter of Terry and Marlene Brink of Albert Lea and Larry and Donna Bidne of Lake Mills.
Garrett is the son of Suzan Waller and Dan Allen of Northwood and Brian and Rhonda Waller of Northwood and is the grandson of Lonnie and Myra Harris of Northwood and Evans and Lana Waller of Bennett, Iowa.
The bride is a 2009 Lake Mills High School graduated and attended NIACC. She is an assistant general manager at Holiday Inn Express in Albert Lea.
The groom is a 2009 Northwood-Kensett High School graduate and attended NIACC. He is a technician at Verizon Wireless in Mason City.
The maid of honor was Lauren Severson, cousin of the groom, of Northwood.
Bridesmaids were Lacey Waller, sister-in-law of the groom, of Northwood, Hayle Vermedahl, cousin of the bride, of Kensett, Iowa, Morgan Aalgaard, friend of the couple, of Spirit Lake, Iowa, Kelli Welsh, cousin of the groom, of Northwood, and Alaina Bidne, cousin of the bride, of Emmons. The flowergirl was Macy Brink, cousin of the bride, of Albert Lea, daughter of Jeremy Brink and Ashley Strand.
Best man was Kyle Waller, brother of the groom, of Northwood. Groomsmen were Brad Haberman, friend of the couple, of Northwood, Dan Horning, friend of the couple, of Kensett, Logan Bidne, brother of the bride, of Emmons, Mitchell Moretz, friend of the couple, of Northwood, and Dalton Bidne, cousin of the bride, of Emmons. Ringbearers were Kameron Brink, cousin and godson of the bride, of Albert Lea, son of Sean and Kristine Brink, and Silas Waller, nephew of the groom, of Northwood, son of Kyle and Lacey Waller.
Ushers were Dakota Bidne, brother of the bride, of Emmons, Mike Waller, brother of the groom, of Northwood, and Nathan Moretz, friend of the couple, of Northwood.
Personal attendant was Kirsty Riggert, friend of the couple, of Wesley, Iowa.
Musicians were Lauren Severson, soloist, and Tyler Pimm, pianist.
Host and hostess was Scott and Tammy Severson.
Gift attendants were Kristine and Elisa Brink, aunt and cousin of the bride, and Ashley Strand and Eva Brink, aunt and cousin of the bride.
Cake cutters were Tammy Fredrickson and Joni Bidne, aunts of the bride.
Guestbook attendants were Alan and Rose Frederichs, special friends of the groom.
A wedding trip was taken to St. Croix, Virgin Islands, and the couple will reside in Northwood.