S: Jeff and Lori Poppinga Wedding Album
FC: Jeff and Lori Poppinga | June 1st, 1991
1: Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Poppinga | Wed at Lennox Ebenezer Presbyterian Church Lennox, SD
2: Jeff and his ring bearers: Micah Strasser and Brandon Huether (cousins of Lori) Lori and Kirsten Poppens: Her mom had been Lori's mom's flower girl and Lori had been her mom's flower girl. The tradition continued! | Lori loved children and so had a number of them in her wedding party! | R a c h e l | B r a N d o n | M i c a h | K i r s t e n
3: Jeff and his groomsmen: Jason Wetering (Best Friend) Darin Schriever (HS/College Friend) Cory Strasser (Lori's Brother) Mike Poppinga (Jeff's Brother) Gary Mastin (College Friend)
4: Dad walking me down the aisle!
5: The Ceremony | *Pastor Dennis Eide officiated the service. * | Jeff and Lori sang "I Will Be Here" to one another during the candlelighting ceremony!
6: Jeff's Family: Lori, Jeff, Karen, Mike, Kristal Betty and Richard | Lori's Family: Jeff, Lori, Cory Karren and Wendell not pictured: Julie serving in the national Guard in Kuwait | Myrna Strasser was my personal attendent and made my wedding dress!
7: Top:Jeff, Lori and the parents. Bottom: Adolph &Doris Huether Hazel Poppinga Salina Penner Catherine Strasser
8: The Wedding Party
10: The Wedding Party | Bridesmaids: Julie Strasser (Gulf War), Karen Rosencrans, Sandi McGraw, Darlene Christensen, and Jennifer Larsen Groomsmen: Michael Poppinga, Cory Strasser, Jason Wetering, Darin Schriever, Gary Mattson Ushers: Justin Wetering, Steve Poppinga, DelRon Peters Candlelighters: Galen Hoogestraat and Nathan Strasser Flwer Girls: Kriten Poppens, Rachel Poppinga, Holly Bo Ring Bearers: Micah Strasser and Brandon Huether
12: The outside pictures were taken in front of the weeping willow in the backyard of Karen and Wendell's home.
13: Bridesmaids: KarenRosencrans (best friend) Darlene Christsen (college friend uofW) Sandi McGraw (high school friend) Jennifer Larsen (college friend NWC) Flowergirls: Holly Bo Kirsten Poppens Rachel Poppinga (Jeff's cousin)
14: We waited at Karen and Wendell before the wedding. Pictures seemed to last forever. | Micah is wiped out before the wedding even begins!
15: The reception was held in the social hall of the church.. Betty Holst and Emily Huether served cake. Sharon Hoogestraat and Rhoda Strasser served punch | The Cake
16: Preparing for the Wedding | Gail made the flowers | Grandma made apple pies for the reception. | We all pitched in and made the ham sandwiches.
17: The Bridesmaid's Luncheon at Red Leobster
19: The Honeymoon | In August, we took our honeymoon in northern Minnesota at Calm Bay Resort. | Lake Kabetogama
21: The area offered plenty of siteseeing activities. Many of htem included canoeing or boating. We hiked around several islands and saw a variety of wildlife. | Jeff manned the oars!