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Winder, Sikes wedding

Monday, September 13, 2004

Erica and Jeff Sikes
KEARNEY -- Erica D. Winder and Jeff Sikes, both of Kearney, were united in marriage May 22, 2004, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kearney with the Rev. Rob Keifner officiating.

Parents of the couple are Dan and Cathy Winder of McCook and David and Tammy Sikes of Kearney. Grandparents of the couple are Dale and Norma Crocker of McCook, Ardess Cappel of McCook, Wayne and Dorothy Sikes of Kearney and Bob and Bonnie Burton of Pleasanton.

The maid of honor was Jenna Winder of Kearney, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Kylie Halbert of Kearney, Heather Horsley of Kearney, cousin of the bridegroom, Abby Klingelhoefer of Kearney, Kara Sup of Kearney, Amy Sikes of Kearney, sister-in-law of the bridegroom, Carrie Sikes of Grand Island, sister-in-law of the bridegroom, and Carly Horsley of Kearney, cousin of the bridegroom. The bride's personal attendant was Lisa Horsley of Kearney, aunt of the bride.

The best man was Justin Caha of Kearney. Bridegroomsmen were Brad Reeder of Kearney, Levi Vitter of Kearney, Marc Williamson of Kearney, Rod Horsley of Kearney, uncle of the bridegroom, Josh Sikes of Kearney, brother of the bridegroom, Jacob Sikes of Grand Island, brother of the bridegroom, and Brian Winder of McCook, brother of the bride.

The flowergirls were Elise Wilhelm of Lincoln, cousin of the bride, and Elizabeth Sikes of Kearney, niece of the bridegroom.

The ring bearer was Michael Winder of Kearney, nephew of the bride.

Ushers for the ceremony were Derek and Brandon Horsley of Kearney, cousins of the bridegroom, Brody Sikes of Broken Bow, cousin of the bridegroom, and Tyler Horsley of Lincoln, cousin of the bridegroom.

The reception was at The Boxcar in Kearney. The host couple was Casey Illian of Kearney and Andrea Madsen, of Kearney.

The guestbook attendants were BreAnne Everts of Lincoln, cousin of the bridegroom, and Laura, Carly and Holly Sikes of Grand Island, cousins of the bridegroom.

The reception assistants were Karen Wilhelm of Lincoln, aunt of the bride, Barbara Henwood of North Richland Hills, Texas, aunt of the bride, Kathy Thorne of Lincoln, aunt of the bridegroom, and Kristy Quade of Lincoln, cousin of the bridegroom.

The couple honeymooned on a cruise to the Bahamas.

The bride is a secretary with Sikes Construction and the bridegroom is the owner of Sikes Construction.

The couple lives in Kearney.