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Poususka/Bartel wedding

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Mr. and Mrs. Jared Bartel
Annette Francella Poduska and Jared Wethor Bartel were united in marriage on July 5, 2008 at 2 p.m. The ceremony was held at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and a reception followed at the Scheman Building in Ames.

Officiating the ceremony was Fr. Dennis Miller, and the bride's parents, Dr. Larry and Judy Poduska of Lisbon, gave the bride into marriage. Annette is a 2003 graduate of Lisbon High School in Lisbon and a 2007 Iowa State University graduate with a BS in Exercise Science.

Jared is the son of Dale and Linda Bartel of Cherokee. He is a 2003 graduate of Washington High School in Cherokee and a 2008 graduate of Iowa State University, with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and a BA in Spanish.

Serving the bride as Maid of Honor was Beth Slesicki, sister of the bride. The Bride's Attendants were Stephen Poduska, Nick Poduska and Bernadette Poduska, all siblings of the bride. The bride's personal attendant was Cheryl Poduska, cousin of the bride.

Best Man was Charlie Bartel, cousin of the groom. Groom Attendants were Autumn Bartel and Susanne Conrad, cousins of the groom.

Ushers for the ceremony were Ben Heimbuch, Chris Deal, Danny Jorgenson, Karin Brandt and Nathan Fischer, all friends of the couple.

Grandparents of the bride are Dorothy Poduska of Solon and Francella Kottenstette of Lisbon. Grandmother of the groom is Cheryl Poduska.

The bride is currently attending Des Moines University as a Master of Public Health student. The groom is currently working at Gilmor & Doyle Ltd., Consulting Engineers.