The bride's parents are Jim and Karen Kunkel of Marcus and the groom's parents are Mark and Cathy Fordyce of Aurelia. Grandparents of the couple are Doris Roseen, Orville and Colleen Kunkel, Clare Marie Porsch, and Eldon Fordyce. Great-grandparents are Margaret Zweifel and Clara Porsch.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of Morningside College and is an Operations Specialist for Security National Bank. The groom is a 2005 graduate of Morningside College and is an Account Executive for Gateway. The couple is at home in Sioux City.
Included in the wedding party were, Kara Coleman, maid of honor; Jenny Dziurawiec, Tara Fordyce, sister of the groom, Liliana Roberts, Mallory Roseen, cousin of the bride, bridesmaids; John Fordyce, cousin of the groom, best man; Josh Fordyce, brother of the groom, Mike Nicodemus, Ryan Medinger, Jacob Porsch, cousin of the groom, attendants; Aaron Rawson, Nathan Roseen, cousin of the bride, Dan Sheehan, cousin of the bride, Nate Porsch, cousin of the groom, ushers; and Madison Hanneman, cousin of the groom, flowergirl.