Wedding: Emily Yokiel and Nikolas Lewandowski
Emily Yokiel and Nikolas Lewandowski were married Aug.11, 2012, in Lanesboro at Berwood Hill Inn.
Emily is employed by the Veterans Administration in Minneapolis. She is the daughter of Cindy and Rick Yokiel of Chanhassen.
Nikolas is owner of St. Croix Electric, Inc., and the son of Sharon and Toni Lewandowski of Hastings.
The maid of honor was Molly Yokiel, sister of the bride, and matron of honor was Amanda Burton, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Teresa Lewandowski, sister of the groom, Tonia Bevers, sister of the groom, Trish Lebedeva, friend of the bride, Rachael Hovey, friend of the bride, Heidi Dorfner, friend of the bride and Nicole Bursey, friend of the bride. Andrea Neault, friend of the bride, was honorary bridesmaid. She was awaiting the birth of her baby and was unable to be at the wedding ceremony.
The best man was Dan Lewandowski, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Jeff Oakman, friend of the groom, Christian Dawson, brother-in-law of the groom, Kevin Rasmussen, Josh Clausen, Brad Fisher, Chris Thorkleson, Ryan Thurmes, and Seth Fair, all friends of the groom. The junior groomsmen were Dylan and Dominic Bevers, nephews of the groom.
The flower girl was Nikola Dawson, niece of the groom. The ring bearer was Declan Bevers, nephew of the groom. The officiate was Chris Carr. The couple now resides in St. Paul.