Hammer, Osborn exchange marriage vows in Alta
Jahde Hammer and Kevin Osborn exchanged marriage vows July 7, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Alta. Pastor Don E. Rothweiler officiated the ceremony.
Jahde is the daughter of Kevin and Toni Hammer, Alta, and Kevin is the son of Mitch and Nancy Osborn, Harlan.
Maid of honor was Margo Muhlbauer, West Des Moines. Bridesmaids were Audrey Osborn, sister-in-law of the groom, Maryville, Mo.; Deidre Aube, Storm Lake; Amanda Roder, Storm Lake; Melissa Sporrer, Des Moines; Shelby Pomerenke, Sioux City and Sarah Carstens, Johnston.
Flower girl was Josie Eckleberry, Omaha, Neb.
Best men were the groom's brothers, Zach Osborn, Wayne, Neb. and Joel Osborn, Maryville, Mo. Groomsmen were Jamie Hammer, brother if the bride, Alta; Adam Leinen, Waukee; Kyle Sloss, Ida Grove; Austin Ferguson, Kansas City, Mo. and Todd Schwartz, Grimes.
Ring bearer was Diego Garcia, Alta.
Ushers were Kyle Clayton, cousin of the groom, Walnut; Garrett Clayton, cousin of the groom, West Des Moines; Travis Hammer, cousin of the bride, Irving, Texas and Tyler Aube, Storm Lake.
The bride's personal attendants were Michelle Ruby, cousin of the bride, Alta; Heidi Lieber, Sioux City and Kelly Noonan, cousin of the groom, Des Moines.
Guest book attendants were Jeremiah Ruby, cousin of the bride, Alta and Whitney Redler, cousin of the groom, Harlan.
Music was provided by vocalists Annette and Brian Eckleberry, aunt and uncle of the groom, Omaha, Neb.; organist Randall Ericksen, Alta and violinist Megan Lockwood, cousin of the bride, Bella Vista, Ark.
A wedding reception was held at Alta Community Center. Reception host and hostess were Gene and Angie Gettys, Harlan and Ron and Beth Morris, Alta.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Alta High School and a 2011 graduate of Buena Vista University, earning a degree in business marketing. She is in sales and marketing at Enterprise Publishing Company in Blair, Neb.
The groom is 2006 graduate of Harlan Community Schools and a 2010 graduate of BVU earning a degree in business education. He is a high school business teacher at Logan-Magnolia.
The couple honeymooned in the Dominican Republic and are now at home in Logan.