The Big Day
Sandra Hofer and Harold Baty were married June 30, 2012 at Calvary Baptist Church, Roseville, MN. Pastor Sid Veenstra officiated at the double ring ceremony.
Parents of the bride are Derrold and Marilyn Hofer of Sioux Falls, SD; Parents of the groom are Aleta and the late Frederick Baty of Mounds View, MN.
Matron of honor was Stacy Nelson, sister of the bride of Sioux Falls, SD. Bridesmaids were Julie Stromberg and Rachel Young friends of the bride. The brides’s personal attendants were Stephanie Burgeson cousin of the bride and Kathy Pieh friend of the bride.
The best man was Samuel Baty, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Marvin Baty and Clark Baty brothers of the groom. The ushers were Philip Nelson, brother-in-law of the bride and Jonathan Baty, Jeremy Baty, & Gerard Gonzalez nephews of the groom.
Flower girls were Riley Nelson and Halle Nelson nieces of the bride.
Vocalists were Colleen Sahlas & Keri Boer friends of the bride. Organist/Pianist was Charles Kemper. Scripture reader was Lois Schultz sister of the groom. Prayer of Blessing was by Michael Glanzer cousin of the bride.
Flower attendants were Sandy Glanzer and Kristi Jezek cousins of the bride. Punch servers were Kelly Hefti and Robin Jaspers cousins of the bride.
A dinner reception followed the ceremony hosted by Larry and Brigitta Hofer, uncle and aunt of the bride and Lois Schultz sister of the groom.
The bride is a graduate of Washington High School in Sioux Falls. She graduated from Bethel College in St. Paul, MN with a BA in Elementary Education and minor in Early Childhood Education. She graduated from Concordia University in St. Paul with a MA in Childhood Education. Sandi is the director of Northwestern Child Development Center in St. Paul.
The groom grew up in Mounds View, MN. After working in the printing industry and as a dock truck driver, the groom currently works fulltime for First Student as a school bus charter driver.
The newlyweds live in Shoreview, MN.