Today, both Dave and Paula’s families gathered in a local park to plant a tree to commemorate their wedding.
The boys enjoyed all the attention they got.
Cooper enjoyed the warm sun.
It was great to see Kelly’s family.
Four generations of Ruedebusch men (left to right: Vihn, Dave, Gary, and Burnel)
Later in the afternoon, Vihn and I took a nap in the shade.
Ginger cracked jokes, Gary made subtle editorial comments.
Later in the afternoon, the wedding party headed out for the rehearsal.
The happy couple took a dry run at going through their vows.
Dave seemed pleased with how everything came together.
Afterwards, we all headed out to the rehearsal dinner.
Ginger and Gary toasted the happy couple.
After a couple of glasses of line, Ginger expressed her feelings on the meaning of life and marriage.