Luke England & Miranda Loesch

April 21, 2018

Miranda L. Loesch, Platte County, and Luke J. England, Independence, were married at 4 p.m., April 21, at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lohman. Rev. David Viles performed the double-ring cere-mony. The bride is the daughter of John and Dee Dee Loesch, Lohman. The groom is the son of Randy and Carol England, Jefferson City. Given in marriage by her parents, the bride wore an all over ivory lace halter gown accented with a turquoise necklace. She carried a bouquet mix of daisies, coral and yellow flowers. The honor attendant was Carrie Morrow, Columbia, friend of the bride. The best man was Brian Boelter, Independence, friend of the groom. The flower girl was Ainsley England, daughter of Adam and Rachel England, Lee's Summit, niece of the groom. The ring bearer was Abel England, son of Adam and Rachel England, Lee's Summit, nephew of the groom. A dinner and dance reception followed the ceremony at the Knights of Columbus Hall, St. Martins. A rehearsal dinner, hosted by the groom's parents, was held April 20 at Prison Brews, Jefferson City. The bride is a 2008 graduate of Cole County R-1 High School, Russellville; a 2012 graduate of William Woods University, Fulton, with a BS in Legal Studies; and a 2015 graduate of the University of MO-Columbia with a Juris Doctorate degree. She is Assistant Prosecuting Attorney with the Platte County Prosecuting Attorney's Office. The groom is a 2001 graduate of Mexico High School, Mexico; a 2005 graduate of Truman State University, Kirksville, with a BS in Economics; and a 2008 graduate of the University of MO-Kansas City with a MBA. He is Assistant Vice President at State Street. After a wedding trip to Sedona, Ariz., the couple resides in Platte County.