Wed June 12 Janice Berndt and Harold R. Hokenstad were married June 12 at Danzig Baptist Church, Avon, with Pastor Harry Johnson officiating.
Parents of the couple are Norman and Eunice Berndt, Avon and Garvin and Kay Stailey, Mesa, AZ and Hal Hokenstad and Susan Walker, Dunwoody, GA.
Matron of honor was Sherry Ziegler, Tripp. Bridesmaids were Nancy Berndt, Brookings, Ruth Ann Berndt, Bonesteel and Marcia Schultz, Chillicothe, IL. Flower girl was Allison Schultz, Chillicothe, IL. Flower pinners were Ellen Gugisberg, Fargo, ND and Gerry Waldo, Wylie, TX. Ginger Namminga, Avon attended the guest book.
Rob Seim, Bloomington, IN, was best man. Groomsmen were Don Fligg, Omaha, NE, Scott Helgeson, Rhinelander, WI and Jon Gugisberg, Fargo, ND. Ring bearer was Evan Schultz, Chillicothe, IL. Ushers were Jason Vorel, Palatine, IL, Todd Vorel, Palatine, IL and Eric Hokenstad, Bismark, ND.
Wedding music was provided by June Finck, pianist, Avon and James Schultz, soloist, Chillicothe, IL.
Following the ceremony, a reception was held at Dave's in the Kelly Inn, Yankton.
Cake was served by Delores McCluggage, Ankeny, IA and Paula Tracy, Eau Clare, WI.
The bride's education and employment consist of bachelor of science from USD and an associate of science from Apollo College, Phoenix, AZ for certified occupational therapy assistant.
The groom received a bachelor's degree from SDSU, Brookings. He is employed as a field auditor for Cox Communications, Phoenix, AZ.
The couple resides in Phoenix, AZ.