Blomquist-Curtis Wedding


Share
Posted Online: Feb. 07, 2013, 8:14 am
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Sarah Blomquist and Tyler Curtis, both of Moline, were married May 19, 2012, at First Evangelical Free Church, Moline. The Rev.'s Tom Aubrey and Shane Sikkema officiated the 2 p.m. ceremony. The reception was held at the Clubhouse at Arbor Village, Moline.
The bride is the daughter of John and Jean Blomquist, Moline. The groom is the son of John and Teresa Curtis, Moline.
Maid of honor was Megan Curtis, friend of the bride and sister of the groom. Bridesmaids were Anna Tendero, sister of the bride; Rebecca Blomquist, sister of the bride; and Jamie West, sister of the groom. Flower girl was Anna Curtis. Biblebearer was Ryan Curtis. Best man was Nathaniel Livingston, friend of the groom. Groomsmen were Mark Burkholder, friend of the groom; Paul Gustafson, friend of the groom; and Kyle West, brother-in-law of the groom. Ushers were Cody Dailing and Tim Gross.
Sarah graduated from Moline High School in 2008 and completed an Associate in Arts degree from Black Hawk College in 2011. Sarah is an assistant teacher at Positive Parenting at Trinity Child Care in Davenport.
Tyler completed his home-school education in 2008 and graduated from Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, in 2012, with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Tyler is a pastoral care minister at Bettendorf Christian Church and is working on a master's degree in counseling from Liberty University, Lynchburg, Va.
The couple's new address is Moline. The honeymoon destination was Michigan.














 



Local events heading








  Today is Thursday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2014. There are 90 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The ladies have adopted the fashion of wearing representations of insects in the flowers on their bonnets. Some look very natural.
1889 -- 125 years ago: T.F. Cary, former Rock Island alderman, has accepted a position as salesman for a Chicago wallpaper house and plans to move to that city.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Work on the new telephone building on 18th Street between 6th and 7th avenues is progressing rapidly.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater at 3rd Avenue and 19th Street will have a name significant of its location. The "Rocket" is scheduled to open Thanksgiving Day.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Two of Rock Island's newest water towers were vandalized last night, including the one at 38th Street and 31st Avenue, where police took five Moline boys into custody about 9 p.m..
1989 -- 25 years ago: Some of us who live in the Quad-Cities take the Mississippi River for granted, or at least we used to. But the river is not taken for granted by our visitors. And most Quad-Citians are realizing the importance of the river to this area as increased emphasis is placed on tourism.







(More History)