Wedding:Tracy Ernst and Eli Hauschild
Tracy Ernst and Eli Hauschild of Fort Collins, Colo., were married on Sept. 28, 2013, at the United Methodist Church in Hastings. Austin Walker was the officiant.
Ernst received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stout in vocational rehabilitation/criminal justice in June of 2013. She is employed by the Department of Human Services in Fort Collins. She is the daughter of Denise Stromley of River Falls, Wis., and Randy Ernst of Hastings.
Hauschild served in the United States Navy from 2001 to 2005. He is currently employed by Encompass Technologies in Fort Collins. He is the son of Karmen Stopka (mother) and Kim Borsheim (father), both of Sheridan, Wyo. The wedding party included: the maid of honor, Elyse Tarrant, friend of bride; bridesmaids: Ashley Engeldinger and Lindsay Ernst, sisters of the bride; and Lauren Ernst, niece of the bride. Junior bridesmaids were Courtney Bohlken and Tori Engeldinger, both nieces of the bride, all of Hastings.Personal attendant was Robyn Plucker, friend of the bride, of St. Louis Park.The best man was Gus Hauschild, uncle of the groom, of Edgewater, N.J. Groomsmen were: Cody Stopka, brother of the groom, of Arvada, Colo.; Colter Stopka, brother of the groom, of Sheridan, Wyo.; Mason Borsheim, brother of the groom, of Sheridan, Wyo.; and Aaron Ernst, brother of the bride, of Hastings. The ring bearer was Daniel Hauschild, cousin of the groom, of Edgewater, N.J. Ushers were: Bryan Hanson, of Buffalo and Luc Ramthun of Chicago, Ill., both friends of the groom. The musician was Will Kaul of Minneapolis, a friend of the groom.