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Moments of Life

A monthly celebration of weddings, engagements, birthdays and other special occasions.

August 9 ~ 2010 Photo at top: Iguana — Jack Kraemer hangs on to his hat with an iguana on top as Erick Kriewaldt give it an occasional water spray during a “Remnants of the Rainforest” program on July 12 at Iola Village Library. The program was presented by Dino Tlachac of Nature’s Niche of Stevens Point. (Photo by Doug Wojcik) Photo at far left: Military Couple — Nicholas Colgin gets a kiss from his fiancee Kristen Krempely. The couple, both students at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, won an all-expense-paid wedding through Operation Wedding. The two met after Kristen started sending care packages to Nicholas while he was serving in the military. (Photo by Tom Loucks) Photo at right: Wii Bowling — Rose Treder reacts July 9 as she picks up her third strike in a row while playing Wii Bowling at Lincoln Center. (Photo by Doug Wojcik)

Moments of Life Hermes-Kolbeck Tamara Hermes and Timothy Kolbeck, both of Manitowoc, are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Randy and Patti Hermes of Stevens Point and Kim and Charlie Brown of Nekoosa. His parents are Richard and Elizabeth Kolbeck of Manitowoc. Hermes, a certified nursing assistant, is employed by Hospice Advantage. Kolbeck, an auto technician, is employed by Satori’s Auto Service. An Aug. 27, 2010, wedding is planned.

Schulist-Porcaro Kimberly Schulist and Anthony Porcaro, both of Rosholt, are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Harvey and Sandra Schulist of Custer. His parents are Daniel Porcaro of Stevens Point and Judy Higgins of Pittsville. The bride-to-be, a graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High, is employed by Harvey’s Corner Pub. Her fiance, also a SPASH graduate, is employed by Affordable Tree Service. A Sept. 4, 2010, wedding is planned.

Judd-Holtmeier Jordan Judd and Bradford Holtmeier, both of Hermosa Beach, Calif., are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of James and Jill Judd of Plover. His parents are Keith and Joanna Holtmeier of Holland Township, N.J. Judd graduated in 2005 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and in 2010 from UCLA with a master’s degree in nursing administration. She is employed as a nurse manager by USC University Hospital. Holtmeier, a 1997 graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, earned an MBA from the University of Southern California in 2002. He is employed by a private equity firm in Beverly Hills, Calif. An Aug. 28, 2010, wedding is planned.


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Amanda Zivicki and Brad Miller, both of Sauk City, are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Ken and Linda Zivicki of Stevens Point. His parents are Wayne and Sharon Miller of Dane. Zivicki, who received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, is employed by Burkhalter Travel in Madison. Miller, who received a Bachelor of Science degree from UWSP, is employed by Schindler Elevator in Madison. A Sept. 18, 2010, wedding is planned.

Kristin Bartels and Adam Koziczkowski, both of Muskego, are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Jim and Anne Bartels of Greendale. His parents are Myron and Terri Koziczkowski of Stevens Point. Bartels and Koziczkowski, both graduates of Cardinal Stritch College, are employed by Kohl’s Corporate Headquarters in Menomonee Falls. A Sept. 18, 2010, wedding is planned.

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Janie Anderson of Racine and Jacob Pumper of Milladore are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Mark and Wanda Anderson of Racine. His parents are John and Jean Pumper of Milladore. Anderson, a 2008 graduate of Racine Lutheran High School, is pursuing a nursing degree. She is employed as a certified nursing assistant at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. Pumper, a 2009 graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High, is pursuing a degree in radiology. He is employed at New Page and on his parents’ dairy farm. A Nov. 6, 2010, wedding is planned.

Erin Mittelsteadt of Neenah and Wesley Lungwitz of Oshkosh are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Dave and Karen Mittelsteadt of Stevens Point. His parents are Ron and Sally Lungwitz of Redgranite. Mittelsteadt, who earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing, is employed by Appleton Medical Center. Lungwitz, who earned a bachelor’s degree in English, is employed by Ripon Printers. An Oct. 23, 2010, wedding is planned.

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Moments of Life Reed-Law Bethany Reed of Stevens Point and Russell Law of Bay City, Mich., are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Wayne and Jill Reed of Stevens Point. His parents are Bruce and Terri Law of Bay City, Mich. Reed, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a bachelor’s degree in legal studies/criminal justice, is pursuing a master’s degree in criminal justice at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. She is employed by the Stevens Point Police Department. Law, a graduate of UW-Stevens Point with a bachelor’s degree in business administration, is employed by Magline Inc., Standish, Mich. A Jan. 15, 2011, wedding is planned.

Coulthurst-Jisko Cheryl Coulthurst of Stevens Point and Eugene Jisko of Plover are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of the late Jerry and Ines Zurawski. His parents are the late Clarence and Grace Jisko. Coulthurst, a 1977 graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High, is employed by Sentry Insurance. Jisko, also a 1977 graduate of SPASH, is employed by the Sky Club in Plover. An Oct. 9, 2010, wedding is planned.

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Nicole Weidner and Matthew Wilcox were married on July 9, 2010. The ceremony and reception were held at Smiley’s Wedding and Banquet Hall in Plover. The Rev. Zita Ruediger officiated at the 4:30 p.m. ceremony. Parent’s of the bride are Jim and Cindy Weidner of Plover. The groom’s parents are John Wilcox of Edgerton and Terri and Bob Kislia of Janesville. Nicole’s attendants were James and Kriszta Weidner. Matt’s attendants were Brian McGinley and Sam Kislia. Nicole is employed by the Green Bay School District as a second-grade bilingual educator. Matt is employed by Excellence Electric Inc. They reside in Green Bay.

Paige (Meronek) Dodge and Alan Hall were married on May 1, 2010, at Crossroads Christian Church in Lexington, Ky. Scott Morgan performed the ceremony. The bride’s parents are the late Richard and Evelyn Meronek. Bridesmaids were Brianna Dodge and Jamie Dodge. Emma Meronek and Madison Smith were flower girls. Mark Hall was best man. A reception was held at Crossroads Christian Church. The couple reside in Lexington.

Manthe-Koziczkowski Marcie Manthe and David Koziczkowski were married on June 4, 2010, at the home of Judge Michael Brennan and Dr. Carol McCart Brennan in Marshfield. Judge Michael Brennan performed the ceremony. Jacqueline Arnold was matron of honor, and Arnie Kaminski was best man. A reception was held following the ceremony. The couple took their wedding trip to Door County. The couple reside in Amherst Junction. The bride is employed by the University Foundation at the University of Wisconsin-Marshfield/Wood County and by the University Commission. The groom is self-employed.

Olivares-Coulthurst Yonnie Olivares and Cory Coulthurst, both of Plover, are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Hector and Mere Olivares of Bancroft. His parents are Michael Coulthurst of Venice, Fla., and the late Naneen Coulthurst. Olivares graduated in 2010 from the health unit coordinator program at MidState Technical College. Coulthurst is pursuing a degree in Web design and digital media development from Northcentral Technical College and is employed by Hobbytown of Oshkosh. An Oct. 23, 2010, wedding is planned. Monday, August 9, 2010


Moments of Life Robinson-Burton Stephanie Robinson and Michael Burton, both of Pine Island, Minn., are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harlan Robinson of Plainfield. His parents are Duane and Jill Burton of Kasson, Minn. Robinson is a 2002 graduate of TriCounty High School in Plainfield and a 2006 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a degree in criminal justice. She is employed as a social worker with Child and Family Services in Rochester, Minn. Burton is a 1999 graduate of KassonMantorville High School in Kasson, Minn., and a 2006 graduate of Vermillion Community College in Ely, Minn., with a degree in criminal justice. He is employed by the Dodge County Sheriff’s Department in Mantorville, Minn. A May 21, 2011, wedding is planned.

Zywicke-Rossier Tara Zywicke and Roche Rossier II, both of Plover, are engaged to be married. She is the daughter of Lavern and Judy Zywicke of Plover. His parents are Linda and Paul Hammerschmidt of Custer and Roche and Cheryl Rossier of Amherst. Zywicke is a graduate of Stevens Point Area Senior High. Rossier is a graduate of Rosholt High School.

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