Samantha Veenstra and Andrew De Bruin exchanged marriage vows at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 12, 2016, at Sully Christian Reformed Church. Pastor Brian Ochsner officiated. Music for the ceremony was provided by Lyn Howerzyl, pianist, and Brian and Becky Ochsner, soloists.
Parents of the couple are Kevin and June Veenstra of Grinnell and Jerry and Jill De Bruin of Oskaloosa.
Maid of honor was Shelby Weaver. Bridesmaids were Kristen and Courtney De Bruin, sisters-in-law of groom, and the groom’s sister Linae De Bruin.
The bride’s personal attendants were Miranda Rozendaal and Tayler Van Maanen.
Flower girls were the groom’s nieces, Harper and Kinley De Bruin.
Jake De Bruin attended his brother as bestman. Groomsmen were the groom’s brother Ben De Bruin, Brent Van Kooten, and Cody Sytsma. Ushers were the bride’s brothers, Alex and Dustin Veenstra.
Ring bearers were the groom’s nephews, Ayden and Bently De Bruin.
Guest book attendants were Nia and Ryley Hoekstra, cousins of the bride.
David and Nancy Weaver hosted the reception at Graham Center Hall at Central College, Pella.
The bride is a 2012 Pella Christian High School graduate and a 2016 Iowa State University graduate.
The groom is a 2012 Pella Christian High School graduate and will be graduating from Iowa State University in the fall of 2016.
Following a wedding trip to Jamaica, the couple is at home in Ames.