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Halbakken-Tatge wedding

Lynn Halbakken and Ronnie Tatge were married Oct. 20, 2012 at First Lutheran Church in Morris, Pastor Paul Erdal officiated at the ceremony. A reception, dinner and dance followed at the Best Northland Prairie Inn in Morris.

Parents of the couple are the late Marvin and Lillian Halbakken, and the late Fred and Delia Tatge.

Escorting the bride were Lois Koehntop and Dan Halbakken. Maid of honor was Mary Gunderson and bridesmaids included Laura Mithun, Ann Kolden and the groom's twin sister, Connie Tatge. Flower girls were Anya Olson, Emily Austin, and Hailey Austin. The bride and bridesmaids' beauticians were Muriel Cardwell and Karen Ritter. Bride's personal attendant was Patricia Nelson.

Best man was Jim Kelly and groomsmen included Steve Ness, Ted Scharf, and John Trelstad. Ring bearer was Joel Koos.

Ushers were Don Ritter and Bill Fogle. Greeters were Jim and Lou Eystad. Hostesses were Jim and Nancy Koos. Special music was provided by Deb Mahoney.

The couple spent their honeymoon in the Black Hills and surrounding area.