Bawden_webRachel Roberts and Micheal Bawden were married August 10, 2013, at the Oster Regent Theater, Cedar Falls.

Parents of the couple are Jeff and Chris Anne Roberts of La Porte City and Steve and Barb Bawden of Twin Lakes.

The 3:30 ceremony was performed by Michael Fisher, friend of the couple. Maid of honor was Jordan Ludwig, friend of the bride. Attending the bride were Sean Brown, Kassie Contreras, Hannah Nelson, Brooke Clark and Laura Becker, friends of the bride. The bride chose Nate Bell, cousin of the bride, and Kaydee Frank, friend of the bride as personal attendants. Best man was Corey Hewitt, friend of the groom. Attending the groom were Bryce Sage, Jeff Hiler, Nick Walker, Doug Jasper and Derek Stewart. Junior attendants were Mia Stroud, niece of the groom, Natalie Tecklenburg and Alyssa Frost, cousins of the bride, and Jackeson Stroud, Michael Stroud and Andrew Bawden, nephews of the groom. Seating guests were Eric Doyle, Greg Merritt, Jake Merritt, Jesse Meyer and Chase Weber. Music was performed by Casey Tecklenburg, cousin of the bride. Greeting guests were Jared Frost and Ted Tecklenburg, cousins of the bride.

A reception and dance followed at the Sullivan Brothers Convention Center, Waterloo, hosted by Ken and Sandy Bell, uncle and aunt of the bride, and Rod and Darcie Walters, family friends of the groom.

The bride is employed at the Isle Casino & Hotel and HyVee at College Square, Cedar Falls. The groom is department manager at Menards, Cedar Falls.

The couple reside in Waterloo.