Rae White and Eric Bryant Washington were married the evening of May 20,
2011, at the Fairmont Kea Lani Pacific Terrace, overlooking the Pacific
Ocean in Wailea, Hawaii. Reverend Ramsey Anakalea performed the double-ring
Jessica (Killough) DiCini, 1993 DHS graduate, and Shawn Olsen plan to marry
on October 8th in Spring, TX.
Here are a couple of pictures from our wedding, (Jesse Cummings, DHS class
of 2001, & Amy Sorenson, DHS class of 2003). We were married on July 10 in
Delta Junction and plan to make our home here. Photos were taken by Steve
DuBois & the ceremony was officiated by Dave Davenport. Photos Courtesy Amy
Ike Miller (class of 2000) was married on June 19th, 2009 in Colorado. Photo
Courtesy Ike Miller
Pete Miller (class of 2003), Kari Miller (class of 2007), Rachel Miller, Ike
Miller (class of 2000), Charlize Miller (Ike's daughter), Maribeth and Scott
Miller at Ike and Rachel's wedding in Colorado. Photo Courtesy Ike Miller
Julian and Liam are now 10 months old!! There are the twins of Paul and
Sparrow (Chavez) Ferreira. They are both crawling now but in two different
directions keeping Mom and Dad very busy but loving every minute! Photos
Courtesy Sparrow (Chavez) Ferreira.
Grandma Liz Sarver with Austin Key. Mom Tay (Sarver) Key
(DHS 1998 grad).
Grandpa Mike Sarver with Austin Key. Mom Tay (Sarver) Key (DHS 1998 grad).
Tay Sarver Key (DHS 1998 grad) with son Austin Key Mom Tay (Sarver)
Key (DHS 1998 grad).
Katie Johnson and Steve Breci of Anchorage were married Sept. 5 at Alpenglow
Ski Lodge in the Arctic Valley. They were married by family friend Mike
Rawalt, also a former Delta Jct. resident.
Katie is the daughter of David and Linda Johnson of Anchorage. Katie
graduated from Delta Junction High School in 1998 and the University of
Alaska Anchorage in 2003. She currently works for the Alaska Railroad Corp.
Steve is the son of Mark Breci of Eagle River, and Monica and Jeff Vincent
of Omaha, Neb. He graduated from Chugiak High School and currently works for
the Municipality of Anchorage as an equipment operator with the
International Brotherhood of Operating Engineers, Local 302.
Attending the bride as her maids of honor and representing the DHS alumni
for the group were Julie Horschel (Stephens) and Michelle (Sharp) and
Grace, Celeste Horschel and Nevaeh Glass were the flower girls.
Katie and Steve honeymooned in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico.
Katie Johnson and Steve Breci of Anchorage were married Sept. 5 at Alpenglow
Ski Lodge in the Arctic Valley. Katie is pictured here with her three
flower girls - all daughters of DHS alumni. From left: Grace,
daughter of Michelle (Sharp); Celeste Horschel, daughter of Abe and
Julie Horschel (Stephens); and Nevaeh Glass, daughter of Teresa Glass (Dorff).
Mike Shetler, Class of 02, was promoted to Staff Sgt. on June 1. This
was done right before he deployed to Afghanistan for a year.
Mike and his cousin Silvia Peckham. Silvia is Donna and Dick Peckham's
granddaughter. Her father, Scott Peckham, is also a DHS graduate.
Photos Courtesy Gail Shetler
Dan Glass III is 6 and just graduated from
Kindergarten. Photo submitted by mom (Teresa (Dorff) Glass)
Teresa, Dan III, and
Nevaeh Glass. Photo submitted by mom (Teresa (Dorff) Glass)
Nevaeh Glass turned 4 at the end of April. Photo submitted by mom
(Teresa (Dorff) Glass)
Lael Echo-Hawk, a DHS graduate, will be standing with dignitaries behind
the seated dignitaries at the Inauguration. She should have a visual, historic
vantage point of the proceedings. She is planning on going to an Indian
Inaugural ball and will join the National Prayer Breakfast. Lael is a University
of Washington BA & Doctor of Law graduate. She is serving as a tribal attorney
with the Tulalip Tribe in Everett, Washington. She is a daughter of Howard and
Yvonne Echo-Hawk and Sam and Chaddie Kelly's granddaughter.
Clint & Lisa Crusberg of Delta Jct., Alaska are pleased to announce the marriage
of their only daughter Jennifer to Kyle Smith, eldest son of Robert & Tracy
Smith of Hampton, Georgia. The two met in Alaska while Kyle was stationed at
Eielson Air Force Base and Jennifer was attending the University of Alaska
Fairbanks. After months of dating and new assignment orders, the couple
re-located to Louisiana. The wedding ceremony took place at Holy Trinity
Catholic Church in Shreveport, LA on October 18th, 2008. The reception was held
at the Barksdale Air Force Base Officer's club in Bossier City, LA where the
couple is currently stationed. Family and friends attended from as far away as,
New Mexico, Alaska, Georgia and Illinois. Following their wedding, the couple
went on a week long cruise to the Caribbean stopping in Mexico, Jamaica and the
Cayman Islands. They now reside in Bossier City, LA and plan on starting a
Thomas and Brandi Atwell announce the arrival of son Jhanson Hutch Atwell born
Oct. 28th. He weighed 9lbs and 11oz., and was born at Fairbanks Memorial
Hospital. He has a big brother named Devlin Thomas and their family now lives in
North Pole. Thomas is employed as a tankerman working for Sea Coast. This is
Charlie and Amy Atwell's 10th grandchild! Photo Courtesy Amy Atwell
name is Chris Cody. I went to DHS from 92'-94' I was one semester short
of graduating when my father was stationed in Alabama... I've been in
the south since. I work as a union electrician here in Birmingham. IBEW
We are pleased to announce the birth of twins to Andrew (DHS Class of
1998) and Tressie (Sullivan) Case. On the left is Edward Lee Case and on
the right is Charles Riley Case. Photo Courtesy Andrew Case
Delta Junction graduates in Helena, Montana at Kade and Sarah Kimball's
Left: Waylon Hannon, Chad Pinkelman, Ben Schultz, Justin Smith, Kade Kimball,
Cale Wingfield. Photo Courtesy Kade Kimball
Mike Shetler, class of "02 arrived home today from a year tour in
Afghanistan. The welcome ceremony when they came in.
I hung the banner up at my house. I got 50 signatures from friends and family.
Mike and (mom) Gail. Photos Courtesy Gail Shetler
Gabriel Keaster born September 18, 2009. Mom is Lacey Guffey (Keaster).
Danielle Palmer and Jimmy Terry were married on Saturday, July 25 on the
front lawn at Delta Christian Center. The reception followed
shortly after the ceremony under a big blue and white tent. The day was
absolutely gorgeous, very little wind, and lots of sunshine. The couple
will be going back to Anchorage where they are both currently employed.
Photo Courtesy Dwight Phillips
Carter Addison, son of Jonathan and Hillary Addison, younger brother to Emma and
Reese. Carter was born in the peace of our home on September 13, weighing in at
8 lbs. 5 oz.. Photo Courtesy Hillary Addison.
Paul and Sparrow (Chavez) Ferreira welcome their first babies into the
world twin boys, Liam and Julian on April 21st 2009 at Providence
Hopsital where they stayed for the first month of their life. Julian
weighted 4lbs 1 oz and Liam weighted 3lbs 13oz. They came two months
early and had a little rough start but are now doing well at home in
Wasilla with Mom and Dad. Photo Courtesy Sparrow Chavez
The Alumni Reunion Picnic took place on June 12 at the City Park. Please click
on the photo displays for photo enlargements.
J.D. and his pony TomTom. J.D. is 14 months old and is
already on his way to be quite the rider, he knows how to "kiss" to make TomTom
go and has the beginnings of a great seat! He even rides by himself already! (we
walk along side just in case) Photo Courtesy Adrienne (Leaskey) Lyons
Johnny and J.D. on Thunder. Thunder is a big ole boy standing at 16.3
hands the only thing larger than his size is his kind heart. I can put
anyone who is willing to make the climb on him and he will take care of
them. Photo Courtesy Adrienne (Leaskey) Lyons
Amy Vander Zwaag (Delta High 2004) is thrilled to announce her engagement to
Justin Slocum of Trenton, Michigan. The couple met while interviewing for a
leadership position on the Barnabas Team at Calvin College in 2006. Both
received a position and the rest is history! Amy is currently in her first year
teaching second grade at Manhattan Christian near Bozeman, Montana. Justin is
working as a software engineer for IBM in Endicott, New York. The couple is
planning a July wedding in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Amy Vander Zwaag is the
daughter of Jerry and Kathleen Vander Zwaag.
Zach and Lana Knight's wedding on December 20, 2008. Lana is the daughter of Bob
and Debbie Green and is a 2006 DHS graduate.
Rance and Angela Lentz (class of 97) family welcome their new son. Rance Robert
was born on 12/2/2008. He weighed 7 lbs 11 ozs and was 20 1/2 inches long.
Gage and Dade are very excited about their new little brother. Photo Courtesy
David Isaac Knopp, born October 4th, 2008 to Adam and Teresa Knopp
David with grandpa Dave. Photos Courtesy Teresa (Trainor) Knopp)
Elisabeth EchoHawk Kawe (DHS 00), Eruera & Te Rongomau Awawai
( a traditional Maori name meaning "rivers of living peace") live on the Big
of Hawaii. Baby is 6 months old.
My husband, Brett, is employed with the Anchorage Fire Department and Brody is
now 13 months old. Photo Courtesy Debbie (Heinbockel) Phillips
I recently went to New Zealand for a show/contest called WOW the World Of
This even is the Worlds Largest Wearable Art show in the world! I spent over two
years off and on on my entries. At the end of September I went to go view this
event a week and a half ago
The entire time there in NZ I had such a good time. I met so many nice, cool
people, and was SO Impressed with the way life is in New Zealand. Very different
from America. Click on the image for a photo enlargement. Photo Courtesy Sean
Mike Shetler, class of '02, celebrating his 25th birthday in
Taos, NM with his mom, Aunt Bobbi and Uncle Craig.