Announcements & Celebrations


Mishelle Jean Freston and Daniel James Lenssen were married on October 20, 2007 at the First Presbyterian Church in Pendleton, Oregon. Pastor Terry Candler of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Pullman, Washington officiated the ceremony.

Parents of the bride are Richard and Cynthia Freston of Athena, Oregon. The bride’s attendants were brother Kasey Freston, sister Jennifer Fugal and friend Jerrie Phelps. The bride is employed by the USDA Western Wheat Quality Lab in Pullman, Washington.

The groom’s parents are the late Byron Lenssen and Susan Lenssen of Lynden, Washington. The groom’s attendants included best man Dean Lenssen and groomsmen Dwayne Lenssen and David Lenssen. The groom’s nieces, Avery, Holly and Allison Lenssen served as flower girls and nephew of the bride, Clint Fugal was the ring bearer. The groom is employed by ED-KA Manufacturing in Garfield, Washington.

After their wedding, the bride and groom enjoyed a Hawaiian honeymoon. The couple now makes their home in Pullman, Washington.