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Newcomb, Vacek wedding

Monday, April 16, 2007

Kari and Timothy Vacek
LINCOLN -- Kari Ann Newcomb and Timothy John Vacek were united in marriage Dec. 29, 2006, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Lincoln.

Parents of the couple are Doug Newcomb and Chris and Kathy Reid of Stratton and Patricia and Alan Vacek of Fargo, N.D.

Grandparents of the couple are Bob and Arlene Newcomb, Eldon and Delores Moore, all of Bartley, Orlando "Bud" Langenfeld of Omaha, the late Carmel Langenfeld, and the late Joe and Marge Vacek.

Kayla Smalley of Lincoln, sister of the bride, served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Beth Vacek, sister of the bridegroom, of Hallandale Beach, Fla., Heidi Mihovk of Omaha, Chassity Meads of Kearney and Brandi Gufford of Omaha.

Kevin Zavoral of Fargo served as best man. Bridegroomsmen were Craig Vacek of Lincoln, brother of the bridegroom, Mike Vacek of Little Falls, Minn., brother of the bridegroom, John Edwardson of Seattle, Wash., and Andrew Lang of Fargo.

The bride's personal attendant was Katie Wiseman of Brookings, S.D. Ushers were Scott Smalley of Lincoln, brother-in-law of the bride, Sean Langenfeld, cousin of the bridegroom, of Witchita, Kan., Jeff Franco, cousin of the bridegroom, of Omaha and Kirk Halverson of Portland, Ore.

The flower girls were Joelle Vacek and Abby Vacek, nieces of the bridegroom. Joe Vacek, nephew of the bridegroom, served as ringbearer.

Program attendants were Kyle Newcomb, brother of the bride, of Stratton, Kirsten Reid, step-sister of the bride, of Arapahoe and MiKel Vacek, niece of the groom, of Little Falls. The guestbook attendants were Marci and Aaron Sis of Aurora, Colo. Music was provided by Jennifer Franco, cousin of the bridegroom, of Chicago, Ill.

The Rev. Robert Matya was the celebrant. Kim Vacek of Lincoln and Kelly Vacek of Little Falls, sister-in-laws of the bridegroom, and Trisha Kuiper, cousin of the bridegroom, of Omaha served as readers. Steve and Mary Jo Franco, aunt and uncle of the bridegroom, of Omaha, served as gift bearers

Following the ceremony, a reception, dinner and dance took place at the Holiday Inn Downtown in Lincoln. Hosts of the reception were Craig and Trista Newcomb of Bertrand and Larry and Shari Newcomb of Brush, Colo., uncles and aunts of the couple.

The bride is a 2001 graduate of Lakeside Central High School. She received a bachelor's degree in dental hygiene from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln in 2005. She is employed as a dental hygienist at Oakwood Dental in Hudson, Wis. The bridegroom is a 1998 graduate of Shanley High School in Fargo, N.D. He received a bachelor's degree in biology from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks in 2002. He received a Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in Lincoln in 2006. He is in private practice in New Richmond, Wisc.

After honeymooning in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, the couple is making their home in New Richmond.