The daughter of Jeanne and Chris Helgeson, of Norwalk, married Marc Hovestaedt, son of Benno and Dorothee Hovestaedt of Rhede, Germany.
Marc works for Borgers and Heidi is an art teacher at Norwalk Middle School. They met at a garden party and developed a lovely friendship, which turned into love.
Their wedding ceremony took place June 9 at the First Presbyterian Church.
They will host another reception for Marc’s family and friends in Germany in December.