Doug and Sarah Lauxman, Towanda, announce the marriage of their daughter, Kira Marie Lauxman, Towanda, to Vincent John Ouellette, Rantoul, Aug. 11, 2012, at Ottawa University Chapel in a double-ring ceremony officiated by Howard Goldsmith.
She was escorted by her father, Doug Lauxman.
His parents are Edward and Darla Ouellette, Rantoul.
Maid of honor was the bride’s best friend, Kylie Rierson, Leon.
Bridesmaids were the groom’s sister, Elli Ouellette, Rantoul; the couple’s friend, Nicole Woods, Kansas City, Kan.; the bride’s college roommates and friends, Emily Mashire, Ashley Coffee and Blair Askew.
Best man was the groom’s best friend, Adam Pack, Kansas City, Kan.
Groomsmen were the couple’s friend, Daniel Unruh; the groom’s cousin, Wade Davis; the bride’s brother, Jason Lauxman; and the couple’s friends, Joel Young and Joe Darocha.
Ushers were the bride’s cousins, Brett Werth, Christopher Windle and Ryan Jenkins; the groom’s brother, DJ Ouellette; the groom’s cousin, Tristan Davis; the groom’s brother-in-law, John Underwood.
Candle lighters were the groom’s cousin, Megan Davis, and the bride’s cousin, Kasey Jenkins.
Flower girl was the groom’s niece, Addison Marie Ouellette.
Ring bearer was the groom’s nephew, Arlen John Ouellette.
Rusty Rierson, Leon, a friend of the bride’s, provided music.
A wedding reception was at Ottawa Armory.
The couple currently lives at 2013 Vermont Road, Rantoul KS 66079.
The bride graduated with a bachelor’s degree in animal science with production management option.
The groom graduated with a bachelor’s degree in animal science with biotechnology option.