July 28, 2012, William Trumbull from Callaway, employed at BD in Broken Bow, and Christie Schweitzer from Broken Bow, employed at Backbone of Healthcare, were united in marriage on the Schweitzer Family Farm just north of Broken Bow.
The couple was married on a homemade island and the wedding was set to an island theme!
Parents of the couple are: Kelly and Judy Schweitzer and Charles, the late Elsie Trumbull and special friend Rose White. Grandparents of the bride are Francis Hauser and the late Frank Hauser, and the late Clyde and Thelma Schweitzer. Grandparents of the groom are the late Homer and Maxine Parks, and the late Ray and Grace Trumbull.
The wedding party consisted of friends and family. Miniature bride, Cami Schweitzer, niece of the bride, was escorted across the bridge by the miniature groom, Caleb Miller, nephew of the bride. Matron of honor, Teresa Kleeb, friend of the bride was escorted by Best man, Jarred Crooker, friend of the groom. Maid of honor, Tonya Dramse, cousin of the bride, was escorted by groomsman, Kent Trumbull, brother of the groom. Bridesmaid Tammie Kaelin, friend of the bride, was escorted by Dan Trumbull, brother of groom. Bridesmaid Rachel Evans, friend of the bride, was escorted by groomsman Matt Oman, friend of the groom. Bridesmaid Kelli Cleveland, niece of the bride, was escorted by groomsman Jason Oman, friend of the groom.
Honorary bridesmaids were Joleen Goedert, Kathy Miller, and Amanda Schweitzer, sisters of the bride, and honorary groomsmen were Shaun Menzie, Joe Payne and Greg Nelson, friends of the groom.
The Flower girls were Addison and Cassidy Schweitzer, Caitlyn Goedert, nieces of the bride, and Allison Trumbull, niece of the groom and honorary flower girl, Rylee Jo Trumbull, great-niece of groom, dropped flowers that William gave to Christie while they were dating!
Ring bearers, Brandon Evans, friend of the bride, and Eli Oman, friend of the groom, escorted the flower girls. Personal attendants were Jo Trumbull, sister in-law of the groom, Megann Myers, friend of the bride and Stephanie Evans, friend of the bride.
Host couples Darrell and Carol Goodner, Pat and Deb Fox, friends of the bride, Bernard and Bonnie Glos and Red and Peggy Hendricks, friends of the groom helped greet guest at their arrival for both the wedding and reception.
Ushers were Ryan Evans, friend of the bride, Cody Schweitzer, brother of the bride, Jerry Cox and Noel Wilkins, friends of the groom.
Holly Bumgarner and Bobby Myers sang the couples song, "God Gave Me You", and the ceremony was officiated by Roger Sloan. The couple's reception was at the Gates Community Building where friends and family danced the night away.