Janet Rother and AJ Garcia were married on June 8, 2013, at St. John the Baptist Catholic church in Vermillion. Fr. Timothy Biren was the Officiant.
Janet earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing from Minnesota State, Mankato. She is currently employed as a registered nurse at Gundersen Health System in Winona. She is the daughter of Jerry and Judy Rother of Hastings.
AJ earned his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Wis., Eau Claire. AJ works at Winona State University and he is a Catholic missionary with FOCUS. He is the son of Alexander and Christine Garcia of Waukesha, Wis.
The matron of honor was Rachel Burns (sister of bride). Bridesmaids were Laura Johnson (sister of the bride, Annie Barry (sister of bride) and Samantha Lucking (friend of bride). The flower girl was Hannah Johnson (the goddaughter of bride)
The best man was Anthony Christenson (friend of groom). Groomsmen were Aaron Garcia (brother of the groom), Andrew Garcia (brother of the groom) and Christopher Stindt (friend of groom). The ring bearer was Christian Stendal (the godson of the groom).
The couple now resides in Winona.