Rice, Loes married in Mitchell ceremony
Mollie Jo Rice and Alexander Ray Loes were married on Friday, July 19, 2013, at First Lutheran Church, Mitchell, with the Rev. Holly Slater officiating.
Parents of the couple are Steve and Deb Rice, and Tim and Sheryl Loes, all of Mitchell.
Maid of honor was Anna Rice. Bridesmaids were Taylor Overweg, Kendra Knight, Caitlin Way and Becca Vanorny. Flower girl was Maddie Jerke.
Best men were Austin and Adam Loes. Groomsmen were Shannon Sandoval, Elliot Nelson and Jacob Rice. Ring bearers were Davis Jerke and Cashton Goldammer.
Ushers were Jon Reichert, Eric Farris, Travis Salmonson and Jordan Piper.
A reception was held at the Highland Conference Center, Mitchell.
Mollie is a 2009 graduate of Mitchell High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Sioux Falls, with a bachelor of science in exercise science. She is attending South Dakota State University in pursuit of her master’s degree in nutrition, food and exercise science, with a specialization in nutritional sciences.
Alexander is also a 2009 graduate of MHS and a 2013 graduate of University of South Dakota, Vermillion, with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. He is attending SDSU to obtain a registered dietitian certificate.
The couple will live in Brookings.