Joe and Maddie Brake wedding
Joe Brake and Maddie Stegenga were married Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at the First Presbyterian Church in Luverne.
Parents of the bride are Craig and Anne Stegenga, Luverne. Parents of the groom are Jerry and Julie Brake, Wilmont.
The Rev. Dr. Jason Cunningham officiated the ceremony. Organist was Barb Antoine.
The bride’s maid of honor was Sarah Stegenga. Bridesmaids were Stephanie Riggs, Morgan Dodd, Erika Brake, Emmie Jackson, Kyla Stulen and Danielle Kneip. Personal attendants were Blair Altman and Lexi Rust.
The best men were Jesse Brake, Jared Brake, and Jordan Brake. Groomsmen were Jordan Stegenga, Will Stegenga, Dalton Jeffers and Jake Diekmann.
Flower girl was Elise Crawford, and ring bearer was Kaleb Brake.
Ushers were David Brake, Jaydan Bullerman, Tony Reker and Connor VanDyke.
A wedding reception followed the ceremony at the Holiday Inn Event Center in Brandon, South Dakota.
Maddie graduated from Luverne High School in 2015 and from the University of South Dakota, Vermillion in 2018. She currently works at the Fulda Elementary School.
Joe graduated from Adrian High School in 2013. He is currently the owner/operator of Brake Trucking.
They live in Wilmont.