Larson & Mareck
Amy Larson and Michael Mareck, both of Waite Park, were married during a double ring ceremony at 4 p.m. on May 30, 2015, at Hayward Lutheran Church. The Rev. Joel Erickson officiated. A reception immediately followed the ceremony at the Holiday Inn in Austin.
The bride is the daughter of Curtis and Natalie Larson of Hayward and the granddaughter of Lucile Larson of Albert Lea.
The groom is the son of Larry and Janice Mareck of Albany.
Nichole Arthur of Albert Lea, friend of the bride, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Trisha Kvenvold of Albert Lea, friend of the bride; Jeanette Lemke of Fargo, North Dakota, friend of the bride; and April Danielson of Albert Lea, friend of the bride. Emma Mareck, niece of the groom and daughter of Gary and Angie Mareck of Avon, and Nevaeh Larson, niece of the bride and daughter of Michael Larson, served as flower girls.
Allen Mareck of St. Joseph, brother of the groom, served as best man. Groomsmen were Brad Heinen of Avon, friend of the groom; Gary Mareck of Avon, brother of the groom; and Tim Mareck of Andover, brother of the groom.
Zack Heinen, friend of the groom and son of Brad and Christine Heinen of Avon, and Connor Mareck of Waite Park, son of the couple, served as ring bearers.
Ushers were Mike Lemke of Fargo, brother-in-law of the groom, and Michael Larson of Brainerd, brother of the bride.
Carrie Boyer-Olvera was the soloist. Angie Ruhter of Austin, aunt of the bride, was the reader.
Rachel Laube-Bueckers of Foley, friend of the bride, served as personal attendant.
A wedding trip to the Dominican Republic is planned for January 2016.