July 4, 2014
Ashley Clifford and Ricky Ahnert Jr., both of Sedalia, were married at 2 p.m. March 30, 2014 at the Sedalia Seventh Day Adventist Church.
The bride is the daughter of Joseph and Paula Clifford, of Sedalia. The groom is the son of Rick Ahnert Sr. and Paula Ahnert, of Springfield, and Roberta Pramer, of Hartsburg.
Pastor Al Oetman conducted the ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her parents.
Cheldyn Dieckman, cousin of the bride, was the maid of honor. Lisa Monteer, sister of the bride, was the matron of honor. Stephanie Townsend was a bridesmaid and Lindsay Monteer, niece of the bride, was the flower girl.
Rick Ahnert Sr., father of the groom, was the best man. Jeff Vinson and John Strown were groomsmen. Aaron Dieckman, cousin of the bride, and Andrew Podhola, nephew of the groom, were ushers.
A wedding reception was hosted at the Sedalia Seventh Day Adventist Church on March 30.
The bride is a 2006 graduate of Sunnydale Academy in Centralia. She was employed as a dietary aide.
The groom is a 2003 graduate of New Bloomfield High School. He is a Petty Officer 2nd Class in the U.S. Navy.
After a honeymoon at the Lake the couple lives in San Diego.