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Wedding - Smith and Warnes

Wedding - Smith and Warnes

Valerie Smith of Alexandria and Charlie Warnes of Kensington were married on June 7, 2013 at Alexandria Covenant Church with a reception following at Lakeside Ballroom in Glenwood.

Pastors Kendra Diehl, aunt of the bride, and Daniel Warnes, uncle of the groom, officiated the ceremony.

Valerie is the daughter of Brent and Sally Smith of Alexandria. Charlie is the son of Peter and Julie Warnes of Kensington.

The bride's attendants were Maureen Eigen of St. Joseph, Andrea Smith of Maple Grove, Jolynn Warnes of Kensington, Tessah Schmidt of Kasson, Ashley Bach of Willmar, Mallory Rundquist of Rochester, and Shawni Schiesser of Eagan. Flower girls were Evelyn Eigen of St. Joseph and Isabella Beoletto of Fairview, Illinois.

The groomsmen were Phil Hurley of Eagan, Evan Eigen of St. Joseph, Kyle Chapman of Robbinsdale, and Zach Hodgson, Michael Wandersee and Jordan Zemba of Alexandria. Ring Bearer was Jonas Beoletto of Fairview.

Valerie is a 2013 graduate of Bethel University with a bachelor's degree in athletic training. She is employed by Summit Orthopedics in the Twin Cities.

Charlie works for Epicor in Golden Valley and attends the University of Minnesota. He plans to graduate in December 2013 with a degree in communications and Spanish.

The couple resides in Fridley.