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David and Caryn Scott Eldridge are wed

Staff reports

David and Caryn Scott Eldridge received the rites of Holy Matrimony on Aug. 16, 2008, at the Assumption Church in downtown Chicago. The reception followed at Maggia nos restaurant, also downtown Chicago.

David is the son of David and Linda Eldridge of New Boston. Caryn is the daughter of Vince Scott of Chicago and of Christine and Ralph Baker of Bellevue, Iowa.

David graduated from Westmer High School in Joy in 1993. He received his Bachelors of Science at the University of Illinois and his Masters of Mechanical Engineering at the Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Okla. He passed the professional engineer test earlier this year.

Caryn graduated from Tipton High School in Tipton, Iowa. She received her two bachelors' degrees in business and psychology from Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa.

There will be an open house for them at the Eliza Community Church on Sept. 27, 2008, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. All friends and relatives are most welcome to come and have lunch and visit with the newlyweds. No gifts please.