Jill Marie Thompson and Ryan Lee Winther were united in marriage on Feb. 8, 2013 during a beach ceremony in Cancun, Mexico. A reception and dance followed when the couple returned on Feb. 23 at the Herman American Legion. Parents of the couple are Paul and Nancy Thompson of Herman and Bob Winther of Herman and the late Virginia Winther.
Matron of honor was Laura Lehman, sister of the bride, maid of honor was Janae Stotesbery, friend of the couple and flower girl was Courtney Lehman, Goddaughter of the bride. Serving as the bride’s personal attendants were Heidi Werk, Amanda Werk and Sara Brewster, all cousins of the bride. Best man was Tanner Lehman, friend of the couple, groomsman was Jeremiah Thompson, brother of the bride and ring bearer was Bryce Lehman, nephew of the bride.
Jill is a loan officer at United Farmers & Merchants State Bank and an insurance agent at United American Agency in Morris. Ryan is the owner of Ryan Winther Construction, LLC of Herman. The couple resides in Herman.