Emily Ann Stoltenberg and Kash Logan Tobias, both of Sargent, were united in marriage May 28, 2011, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Burwell. Pastor Matt Berndt officiated.
Parents of the couple are Todd and Michele Stoltenberg of Sargent and Kasey and Kathy Tobias of Sargent. Grandparents of the bride are Edward and Gloria Schmuecker and Ken and Shirley Stoltenberg, all of Atkinson. Grandparents of the groom are Maynard and Joan Scholl of Elgin and Zac and Roberta Tobias of Sargent.
Maid of honor was Stephanie Potter of Broken Bow, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Holli Smith of Sargent, sister of the groom; Samantha Stoltenberg of Minatare, sister-in-law of the bride; Jodi Sell of Arcadia, friend of the bride; and Kelcey Zutavern of Fayette, Mo., friend of the bride.
Best man was the groom’s brother, Luke Tobias of Lincoln. Groomsmen were Bryce Stoltenberg of Minatate, brother of the bride; Chanc McIntosh of Merna, friend of the groom; Jeff Selko of Sargent, friend of the groom; and Luke Smith of Sargent, friend of the groom.
Ring bearers were Trayton Olson of Yankton, SD and Chase Bentz of Kearney, cousins of the bride. Flower girls were Maci and Alli Smith of Sargent, nieces of the groom. Personal attendants of the bride were Zandra Stoltenberg of Norfolk, cousin of the bride and Sonnia Bottorf of Sargent, friend of the bride.
Ushers were Drew and Cole Stoltenberg of Stuart, cousins of the bride; Ian Cox of Ord, friend of the groom; Cory Beran of Sargent, friend of the groom; and Sloan McIntosh of Sargent, friend of the groom. The bride’s cousin, Kylie Stoltenberg of Stuart was guestbook attendant. Candle lighters were Carlie Collier of Dunning, friend of the bride; and Faith Kinney of Petersburg, cousin of the groom. Program attendants were Colby Collier of Dunning, friend of the bride; and Emma and Charlie Ehlers of Edgewood, Iowa, friend of the bride.
Photographer was Patty McCabe of Ansley. Music for the ceremony was Dan Sasek of Sargent.
Reception host and hostess were Gary and Mardell Stoltenberg of Stuart, aunt and uncle of the bride; and Dave and Karla Heithoff of Columbus, aunt and uncle of the groom.
Emily is a 2004 graduate of Sandhills Public School and a 2008 graduate of the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a bachelor’s of arts degree in vocational business teaching field endorsement and a minor in cooperative education – diversified occupations. Presently, she is working towards her masters in curriculum and instruction in business education with an endorsement in information technology at Wayne State College.
Emily is employed with Arcadia Public Schools as the 7-12 Business Teacher and LAN Manager.
Kash is a 2006 graduate of Sargent High School. He attended one year of college at Southeast Community College in Lincoln before moving back to Sargent. Kash is currently employed with the City of Sargent.
The couple enjoyed a honeymoon on an Alaskan cruise. They reside in Sargent.