June Joyful Occasions

HANNAH ELAINE HASSCELEBRATE Announce AnnikaDaniel_45EMER and ADAM ROBERT KRUSE will marry on July 2 at the St. Thomas More Newman Center in Columbia. Hannah is the daughter of Mark and Elaine Hassemer of Columbia. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Missouri and is now a fourth-grade teacher at Shepard Boulevard Elementary School in Columbia. The son of Steve and Christy Kruse of Columbia, Adam received his bachelor’s degree from Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., and his juris doctor degree from the University of Missouri. He serves as an assistant city counselor for the city of Columbia. Adam proposed to Hannah at The Roof on the one-year anniversary of their first date, which also took place at The Roof.

CELEBRATE_HassemerANNIKA MILLER and DANIEL SMOTHERS were married Sept. 12, 2015. The wedding and reception took place at Knights of Columbus Paradise Park in Moberly. A color palette of navy and copper — with chartreuse, pomegranate and teal accents — complemented the cheerful, wedding picnic vision that came to life in Annika’s hometown. The daughter of Ed and Ellen Miller of Moberly, Annika graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a Bachelor of Science degree in photography. She is co-owner of SilverBox Photographers in Columbia. Daniel, the son of Howard and Ellen Smothers of Holliday, works at Frost Electric Supply in Columbia.