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Anderson/Knutson wedding

Monday, June 23, 2008

Cathy Anderson and Jason Knutson
Cathy Jean Anderson and Jason Alex Knutson were united in marriage on Dec. 22, 2007 in Columbia Heights, Minn. Parents of the couple are Clarence and Koreen Anderson of Cherokee and Larry and Rita Knutson of Maple Grove, Minn.

Attending the bride was her sister; Cheri Beyer of Sioux Falls, S.D. Attending the groom was his brother, Alex Knutson of New Market, Minn.

Seating the wedding guests were Craig Anderson, brother of the bride from LeMars and Aaron Lewis, friend of the groom of Minneapolis, Minn. Nephews Derek and Nathan Anderson served as program attendants. Personal attendant for the bride was Jenny Knutson, sister-in law of the groom. Musicians were Roxane Anderson, sister-in-law of the bride, violin; Dr. Peter Hendrickson, organist and Marie Tomola, cantor.

Special guests were Nellie Knutson, grandmother of the groom from Rugby, N.D. and Alice Dunn, great aunt of the bride from Spring Lake Park, Minn. formerly Marcus.

Following the 2 p.m. ceremony a reception was held at Columbia Golf Manor.

The couple honeymooned in Las Vegas, as this was a fitting tribute to how they met playing Texas Hold'em.

Jason received a degree from Northland Community and Technical College, Thief River Falls, Minn., and is currently employed at the University of Minnesota as an engineer.

Cathy is a 1995 graduate of Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn High School and a 1999 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa, and received her MA from Augsburg College in 2006. Cathy is currently employed as the Fine Arts Coordinator at Augsburg College in Minneapolis. Jason and Cathy are at home in Columbia Heights.