Cunning, Hamilton wedding
GOTHENBURG -- Chelsea Joy Cunning and Joshua Aaron Hamilton of La Vista were joined in marriage July 28, 2007, at Zion Lutheran Church in Gothenburg with the Rev. Eric Meissner officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Michael and Brenda Cunning of Sutherland. She is employed by the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry Department of Dental Hygiene as a Clinical Instructor and by Dr. Robin Post, D.D.S. as a dental hygienist.
The bridegroom is the son of Tim and Janice Hamilton of Albion, formerly of Stratton. He is currently attending Creighton University and will graduate in May 2009 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy.
Amber Smith, the sister of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids were Josie McCune, Stacy Carmine, Courtney Krei, Meagan Remund, and Brenna Behrens. Candlelighters included Becky Hamilton, sister of the bridegroom, and Jacey Klaver.
Scott Levander served as best man. The bridegroomsmen were Jeremy Eickman, Santana Smutny, Cody Kuszak, Chad Hamilton, brother of the bridegroom, and Jeremy Hamilton, brother of the bridegroom. Ushers included Dustin Smith, brother-in-law of the bride, Josh Dethlefsen, and Ryan Otto.
Bridger Smith, nephew of the bride, served as ring bearer. Niece of the bride, Carly Smith, and niece of the bridegroom, Madisyn Hamilton, served as flower girls.
Honored guests included Joyce Cunning of Gothenburg, grandmother of the bride, Larry and Marge Hamilton of Beatrice, and Roger and Dorothy Johnson of Holdrege, grandparents of the bridegroom.
The couple will make their home in La Vista.