Nicole Griffin and Lukas Peterson
Kevin and Rhonda Griffin of Laurens, announce the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Griffin, to Lukas Peterson, son of James and Diann Peterson, Albert City. Nicole is a 1997 graduate of Laurens-Marathon High School. She graduated in 2000 as a Registered Nurse from Iowa Lakes Community College and from La James College of Massage Therapy in 2003. Her massage therapy business is located at Fehr Chiropractic in Laurens. Lukas is a 1998 graduate of Albert City-Truesdale High School and a 2002 graduate of Iowa State University with a degree in Agricultural Studies. Lukas farms with his dad and uncle near Albert City. The wedding date is set for Nov. 24, at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Albert City.
Shawn Thacker and Amy Fitzpatrick
Amy Fitzpatrick, daughter of Tom and Susan Fitzpatrick, Storm Lake and Shawn Thacker, son of Craig Thacker and Sherrie Hofmann, Milwaukee, Wisc. will be married in Des Moines on Dec.1. Amy is a Program Manager in the Event Management department of ITA Group in West Des Moines. Shawn is an Account Executive for Trifor Corporation, a snack-food brokerage company in Waukee.