Marisa Howard and Dirk Bargen were married Oct. 18, 2014, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, West Point. Celebrant was Father Dave Korth.

Parents of the couple are Larry and Mary Howard of West Point and Jo Lynn Bargen of Columbus, and the late Dennis Bargen.

Maid of honor was Carly Broekemeier and matron of honor was Amanda Brockmann.

Bridesmaids were Kim Starostka, Sheena Beiermann and Andrea Howard. Rayna Lofgren was flower girl.

Brianna Lofgren and Gina Halbom served as personal attendants to the bride.

Ryan Bargen was best man. Groomsmen were Mike Sliva, Blake Aschoff, Scott Beiermann, Ryan Bernt and Eric Starostka. Brody and Miles Sudbeck were ring bearers. The groom’s personal attendant was Tyson Owens.

Ushers were Christopher Howard, Bryce Howard, Nate Hegi, Andy Kurtenbach and Rodger Welsh.

A reception was held at the Nielsen Center in West Point. Host couples were Paul and Marcia Kaup and Gary and Barb Parrott.

Following a honeymoon to Jamaica, the couple are at home in Columbus.

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