Logan Elliott Shoup and Nicole Renee Yancho, both recent graduates of Hillsdale College in Michigan and currently residing in Pratt, will exchange wedding vows on June 15th with Pastor Stephen Wing officiating.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Ronald and Teresa Yancho of Grand Blanc, Mich. Her grandmother is Josephine Yancho of Traverse City. Nicole, or Nikki, graduated from Hillsdale in December 2012 with a degree in marketing management, and she currently works for Bridges to Learning for USD382.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mark Shoup and Rose Beilman of Pratt. His grandparents are Maxine Shoup of Pratt and Vern Beilman of Edina, Minn. He graduated from Hillsdale in May 2012 with a dual degree in economics and biology. Currently working for Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, Logan will attend Southern Illinois University for a masters in zoology with a focus on stream ecology. He will have a position as a teaching assistant in August in Carbondale, Ill., where the couple will make their home.
Attendants chosen by the couple include Adrianna Yancho, Hillsdale Mich.; Katherine Dirkson, Hillsdale; Danielle Dooley, Cincinnati Ohio; Kaitlin Gall, Grand Blanc Mich.; Nichole Mattila, Charleston N.C.; William Shoup, Wichita; Jared Krout, Columbus Ohio; Bob Lochner, Denver, Colo.; Benton Stull, Ft. Leavenworth; and Joseph Schmisseur, Lawrence. Ushers will be Skylar Dooley, Cincinnati, Ohio; Andrew Taylor, Lawrence; and Max Yancho, Lansing Mich. Assistant will be Alexandra Shook, Wichita.