Colors were Purple, Teal and Silver
Guest attire was formal.
Ceremony was informal Lutheran.
Professional photos were taken at the church before the ceremony.
Additional photos were taken after the ceremony.
The Groom did not see the Bride before the wedding.
Seating at the church was limited to less than 130 friends, family & guests.
Shannon Osmon, R.N. was raised in Casper, Wyoming. Her parents are Dave Osmon, Sr. and Bill & Jenny Hjelmstad. Shannon graduated from Kelly Walsh High School and Dickinson State University; and is currently employed as a registered nurse with Bismarck-Burleigh Public Health and on "help-out" status at St. Alexius Medical Center in Bismarck.
Justin McLean Griffin, P.E. was raised in Mott, North Dakota. His parents are Jack Griffin and Jim & Mary Ann Foss. Justin graduated from Mott High School and the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. Justin became a Registered Professional Engineer in 2003 and is currently employed as an Environmental Engineer with the North Dakota Dept. of Health in Bismarck.
When & Where
The wedding ceremony was performed at 4:30 pm on Saturday, August 3, 2002, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Casper, Wyoming. The reception included a social hour (5:30 pm), supper (6:30 pm) and dance (8:00 pm) at the Eagles Club in Casper following the ceremony.
The wedding rehearsal took place on Friday, August 2, 2002, at the church at 4:30 pm. The rehearsal supper at "Poor Boys" started after the rehearsal (about 6:00 pm).
The Wedding Party
Celebrant: Pastor Hazlett
Special Music by: Caroline Schwartz, Bradley J. Schwartz and LaRae Frisby-Griffin
Parents: Bill & Jenny Hjelmstad; Jim & Mary Ann Foss and Jack Griffin; Honorary Mother of the Groom - Patricia Schwartz
Grandparents: Lucille Griffin and Alex Gullickson, Thecla Hjelmstad and George and Clara Osmon; and in Loving Memory of William A. Griffin, Spencer & Eleanor Schwartz, Ann (Foss) Swedlund and Al Hjelmstad.
Shannon's Brother Dave Osmon, Jr. escorted the Bride down the aisle.
Detailed Information for Wedding Party - Adobe Acrobat (*.pdf) format
Wedding Ceremony Program - Adobe Acrobat (*.pdf) format
Vows & Ring Exchange text used during the wedding
Special Music by LaRae Frisby-Griffin - "Love Makes a Friend"
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