Dustin Edward Florian and Katie Lynn Andreasen were united in marriage June 18, 2011, at United Lutheran Church in Lincoln. Pastor Myron Meyer officiated.
Parents of the couple are Robert and Corinne Andreasen of Merna and Chuck Florian of Milburn. Grandparents of the couple are Viola Andreasen of Genoa and Milo and Delores Florian of Ord.
Matron of honor was the bride’s sister, Jill Friesen of Ralston. Bridesmaids were Kristin Bauer of Lincoln, friend of the bride, Kassidy Florian of Dwight, sister of the groom, Becca Cramer of Lincoln, friend of the bride and Danielle Tucker of Lincoln, friend of the bride. The flower girl was Ella Johnson of Lincoln, cousin of the bride.
Best man was the groom’s brother, Cody Florian of Dwight. Groomsmen were Jeremy Wells of Merna, friend of the groom, Justin Tobey of Merna, friend of the groom, George Mills of Arnold, friend of the groom and Nick Bedford of Lincoln, friend of the groom. The ring bearer was Casey Underwood of Exeter, cousin of the bride.
Ushers were Zach Friesen of Ralston, brother-in-law of the bride, Matt Smith of Omaha, cousin of the bride, James Bissonette of Merna, friend of the groom and Oscar Colunga of Lincoln, friend of the groom.
Personal attendant was Emily Boruch of Lincoln, friend of the bride.
Music for the ceremony was by Deb Hostick of Merna and Vanessa Hostick of Lincoln. Reception hosts were Dave and Karen Smith of Fort Calhoun, uncle and aunt of the bride, and Robi and Joyce Manger of Roseland, uncle and aunt of the groom.
Dustin is a 2005 graduate of Anselmo-Merna High School and a 2010 graduate of Southeast Community College in Milford with a degree in electronic systems technology. He is currently employed with National Entertainment Network in Omaha.
Kate is a 2008 graduate of Anselmo-Merna High School and will graduate in December 2011 from the University of Nebraska Lincoln with a bachelor's degree in merchandising and minors in marketing and photography. She is currently employed at Penny Lane Trading Company as a photographer and has also established her own photography business.
The couple enjoyed their honeymoon at the Sun Palace Resort in Cancun. They currently reside in Lincoln.