Weather Forecast




Crystal Kruger and Ryan Neale were married Aug. 21, 2009, at Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, Watertown, S.D., with the Rev. Gary Westgard officiating.

Parents of the couple are Randy and Lorna Kruger, Brewster, and David and Tammy Neale, Watertown.

Matron of honor was Stacy Fricke. Bridesmaids were Molly Bartolo, Allison Hay, Katie Martin and Mindy Laubenthal. Flower girl was Christina McCabe. Personal attendant was Angela Struckman.

Best men were Corey Neale and Tanner Neale. Groomsmen were Jason Swier, Tommy Mattingly and Jeff Planteen. Ring bearer was Jen Lloyd.

Ushers were Eric Titze, Chad Struckman, Isaiah Rogers and Kyle Kruger.

The reception was at Watertown Event Center.

The bride is a 2002 graduate of Southwest Star Concept High School and 2006 graduate of Buena Vista University. She received a master's degree from Southwest Minnesota State University in 2008 and is employed with the Codington County Extension Service, Watertown.

The groom is a 2002 graduate of Watertown High School and 2008 graduate of Southwest Minnesota State University. He is currently a student at South Dakota State University and is the head Legion baseball coach, basketball official and substitute teacher in Watertown.

They plan a March wedding trip to Mexico.