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Hansen, Purvis wedding

Monday, October 23, 2006

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Jill and Aaron Purvis
Jill Hansen and Aaron Purvis, both of McCook, were united in marriage on June 3, 2006, at the McCook Christian Church, with the Rev. Steve Bales officiating.

Parents of the couple are Fred and Heidi Pinkal and Mike Hansen and Mark and Kathleen Eiler and the late Chris Purvis all of McCook.

Grandparents of the bride are Arlene Hansen of McCook and Nadine Cross of Boone, Iowa, and Fred and Ardith Pinkal of McCook. Grandparents of the bridegroom are Ken and Karen Kircher, Bob and Teresa Purvis and Harry and Beverly Eiler, all of McCook.

Britton Hansen, sister of the bride, of Kearney, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Kelsey Lyster of Lincoln, Maggie Jones of Lincoln, Ande Arterburn of Lincoln and Jessica Carter of Sioux Falls, S.D.

Hollie Eiler, sister of the bridegroom, of McCook, was the junior bridesmaid.

Tony Purvis, brother of the bridegroom, of McCook, served as best man.

Bridegroomsmen were Aaron Plas of Lincoln, Jacob Butler of Lincoln, Jeremy McHugh of Lincoln and Rocky Esteraich of Kearney. Erik Eiler, brother of the bridegroom, of McCook, was the junior bridegroomsman.

Ashley Bennett, cousin of the bride, of McCook, and Devin Kircher, cousin of the bridegroom, of Kearney, were the flowergirls. Ringbearers were Ty Bennett, cousin of the bride, of McCook and Jake Edins, cousin of the bridegroom, of North Platte.

Ushers were Stuart Frazier of Omaha, John Butler of Lincoln, Ben Klug of Hastings and Krae Dutoit of Hastings. Programs were given out by Brad and Bret Baumbach, cousins of the bridegroom of McCook and Skyler Murray, cousin of the bride, of McCook, was the gift attendant.

Robin Marks of McCook was the harpist and Michelle Bennett, cousin of the bride, of McCook, and Katie Gutherie of Manhattan, Kan., were the soloists.

A reception followed at the Community Building in McCook. Host couples were Joe and Kim Baumbach and Matt and Angie Nelson all of McCook. Toi Sontona of Lincoln was the guestbook attendant.

Both the bride and bridegroom are students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The couple honeymooned in Maui, Hawaii and now make their home in Lincoln.