Jansen, Porter married in July 21 ceremony
Mark Andrew Porter and Melinda Joy Jansen were married Saturday, July 21, 2012, at the Sully Community Church in Sully, with the Rev. Jerry Morningstar officiated the wedding.
Music was provided by Dee Vander Wilt, Sheri Overbergen and Julie Boender.
Spenser Atwood was the best man. Groomsmen were Ben Hektoen, Nathan Porter and Ryan Porter. Ringbearers were Aiden Porter and Luke Porter.
Melissa Smith was the maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Sarah Weirather, Jenna Chamra and Kelsi Vander Meiden. Flower girls were Kaitlynn Jansen and Kalley Jansen.
Ushers were Chris Jansen, Josiah Jansen and Tim Jansen. Other wedding participants included personal attendants Sara Jansen and Jeana Groeneveld, as well as special guest Nicole Jansen.
Parents and grandparents in attendance were Morris and Debbie Jansen and Arthur and Betty Van Ryswyk.
A reception followed the wedding at Central College Graham Center in Pella.
The groom is part owner and operator of Porter Family Farms in rural Fairfield, as well as a crop insurance agent and risk management advisor for F.A.R.M.1 Insurance Services.
The bride is employed as a quality specialist at Integrated DNA Technologies in Coralville.
The couple honeymooned in Maui, Hawaii. They reside in Fairfield.