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Schmidt, Smith wedding

Monday, January 29, 2007

Kirby and Joshua Smith
INDIANOLA--Kirby Lanae Schmidt of Indianola and Joshua Adam Smith of Olathe, Kan., were united in marriage Dec. 9, 2006, at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Indianola with the Rev. Paul Witt officiating.

Parents of the couple are Les and Nancy Schmidt of Indianola and Bob and Linda Smith of Olathe.

Rochelle Swanson, sister of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Amanda Barkmeier of Lincoln and Alisa Cure of Stratton, Colo. The flower girl was Laurel Schmidt, cousin of the bride, of McCook. Personal attendants were Kristi and Amanda Ogorzolka, cousins of the bride.

The best man was Scott Swanson of Hastings, brother-in-law of the bride. Bridegroomsmen were Steve DeWitt of Olathe and Brian Stokes of Lenexa, Kan.

Karissa Bohlen and Bronson Gierhan were the soloists and Sandi Swanson of Utica was the pianist. The string quintet was made up of the Christner family from McCook. Betsy Smith and Sarah Worrel, sisters of the bridegroom, were the readers at the ceremony.

Brett Schmidt, uncle of the bride, Jim Smith, uncle of the bridegroom, and Jared Hansmeyer and Colin Johnston served as ushers.

A reception and dance was at the community building in McCook. Host and hostesses were Lloyd and Mary Ogorzolka, godparents of the bride, Dennis and Kem McConville and Doug and Deb Breinig.

Cake servers were Lori Schmidt and Carol Ogorzolka, aunts of the bride and Mary Clark and Carol Dicks, aunts of the bridegroom.

Honored guests of the couple were Peggy Schmidt of McCook, Don and Mariann Ogorzolka of Indianola, and Nettie Voorhees of Cambridge, grandparents of the bride; and Glenn and Ruth Clark and Mrs. Pat Smith of Des Moines, Iowa, grandparents of the bridegroom.

After a honeymoon in Orlando, Fla., the couple is making their home in Shawnee, Kan. The bride is employed at Waldeck, Matteuzzi and Sloan in Leawood and the bridegroom is employed at lntervet in DeSoto.