Tyson & Laura
Photo by: Ashlea Terhune Photography
Laura Marie Walker was united in marriage to Tyson Earl Schlect on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Millwood Presbyterian Church in Spokane. The wedding was officiated by Mr. Douglas Wilson and Mr. Doug Busby, who officiated the bride and groom's parents' weddings, respectively. Music was provided by pianist Gordon Jacobson. Following the ceremony, the bride's parents held a reception in Cataldo Hall at Gonzaga University.
The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Walker of Spokane. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bruno Laub of Creston, B.C. and the late Dr. Robert Walker and Mrs. Elaine Walker of High Point, N.C. The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Schlect of Spokane Valley. He is the grandson of the late Mr. Larry Broberg and Mrs. Mavis Broberg, of Spokane Valley and Mr. and Mrs. Ed Schlect, Sr., of Lacey, Wash.
The bride wore a champagne wedding gown with ivory overlay.The beautifully beaded gown with lace applique featured a sweetheart neckline and a sweep train. The bride carried a bouquet of roses.
Miss Tara Fernandez served as Maid of Honor. Bridesmaids included Miss Lyndsey Card; Miss Michelle Tanner; Mrs. Emily Schlect; Miss Jessica Belisle; Miss Rachael Schlect and Miss Sydney Schlect, sisters of the groom.
Mr. Carson Schlect, brother of the groom, served as Best Man. Groomsmen included Mr. Kyle Saari; Mr. Gresham Schlect, cousin of the groom; and Mr. Chris Walker, Mr. Eric Walker, and Mr.Andrew Walker, brothers of the bride.
The bride is a graduate of The Oaks: A Classical Christian Academy in Spokane Valley. She graduated summa cum laude from New Saint Andrews College in Moscow, Idaho, and taught Latin and math at The Ambrose School in Boise, Idaho. The groom also graduated from The Oaks and graduated magna cum laude from Washington State University with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. He is pursuing a master's degree in Environmental Engineering from the University of Washington.
Following a honeymoon in southern California, Laura and Tyson are residing in Seattle, Wash.
Tyson & Laura
Mr. and Mrs. Matt Walker, of Spokane, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Laura Marie Walker, to Mr. Tyson Earl Schlect, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Schlect, of Spokane Valley. A June wedding is planned.
Miss Walker graduated from New Saint Andrews College and is teaching Latin at The Ambrose School in Boise, Idaho. Mr. Schlect is pursuing a civil engineering degree from Washington State University and will graduate in May.