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Contributed photo Chad and Lois Croonquist celebrated the finding of Lois' engagement ring 12 years after it was lost in Lake Chippewa by Brandon. Chad originally gave Lois the ring on her birthday. He surprised her with the recently found ring by giving it to her on her birthday again, exactly 13 years after his proposal.

A love story...with a happy ending

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Some people enjoy stories of tragedy, while others prefer romance. Some enjoy mystery and suspense with an element of surprise, while others like a bit of the surreal. And heroes and despairing maidens are always popular characters.


Lois Croonquist's story is sure to please everyone, as it includes all of those elements.

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