Karen Dietzenbach and Spencer Drewelow of Boulder, Colo., were wed in a 2 p.m. ceremony on Saturday, June 8. The Rev. Jerry Koparek officiated at the ceremony, which took place at St. Edward Catholic Church in Waterloo.
Parents of the couple are Ken and Mary Dietzenbach of Waucoma and Craig and Janet Drewelow of Waterloo.
The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a floor-length ivory gown featuring crystal-beaded lace and a cathedral-length veil. She carried a bouquet of ivory flowers with purple accents.
Attending as her sister’s matron of honor was Sheryl Becker of Marion. The maid of honor was Katie Linnen, friend of the bride, of Grand Forks, N.D. Bridesmaids were Ellen Brimeyer of Dubuque and Kelly Rock of Newport News, Va., friends of the couple.
The attendants wore cocktail-length dresses in purple chiffon.
Megan Jane Carr and Michael John Standafer of Carlsbad, Calif., were married Saturday, May 18, in a ceremony held at the Naval Amphibious Base Chapel in Coronado, Calif. The 4 p.m. ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Charles Lacombe.
Parents of the couple are Melodie Frazer and John Carr, both of Manchester, N.H., Roberta and Allen Mittelsted of West Union, and John and Nancy Standafer of Cedar Falls.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. Wearing a white, lace-appliqued gown with a fitted bodice and flared skirt featuring a sculpted neckline and V-shaped back, she carried a bouquet of long-stemmed white roses accented with carnations and baby’s breath.
Kayla Meitner and Brendan Erickson exchanged wedding vows in a 3 p.m. ceremony on Saturday, June 8, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Eldorado. Pastor Ginny Olson officiated.
Kayla is the daughter of Mark and Kristi Meitner of West Union. Brendan is the son of Elizabeth Ott of Hawkeye and Bryan Erickson of Independence.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless, fitted satin gown featuring a sweetheart neckline. The ruching of the embellished bodice extended to the hips, where it was gathered to a rhinestone brooch and then flowed into a sweeping train. She carried a cascading bouquet of red roses and gladiolus with rhinestone-adorned stephanotis.