Hope graduated high school in 2009 and will graduate in May from Iowa State University with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Agriculture Studies.
Sam is a 2008 graduate of Galva-Holstein High School and a 2010 graduate of Iowa Central Community College. He is currently farming and raising cattle.
Grandparents of the bride are Harlan (Butch) and the late Betty Elbert of Pocahontas and Jon and Gloria Aden of Gilmore City. Grandparents of the groom are Ralph and Sally Radke of Galva and the late Robert and Thelma Fitzsenry of Schaller.