Northwest NEWS

May 3, 1999



Cooper - Leavengood


Kate and Douglas Leavengood.

   Kate Cooper and Douglas Leavengood were married on March 20 at the Harbor Covenant Church in Gig Harbor. A reception followed the service at Fircrest Golf and Country Club.

   The bride is the daughter of Dr. Ronald and Mrs. Liz Cooper of University Place. Kate graduated from Curtis High School in 1995 and will graduate in August from Western Washington University.

   The groom is the son of Bob and Linda Leavengood of Woodinville. He graduated from Woodinville High School in 1994 and is a Western Washington University graduate. Following his graduation from Officer Candidate School, he received his commission and is an ensign in the US Navy. He will now begin flight training.

   The couple will live in Pensacola, Florida.

Berday - Howser


Michele and Kirk Howser.

   Michele Berday, daughter of Howard and Marjorie Berday, formerly of Woodinville, was married to Kirk Howser on March 23. The ceremony took place at the home of the bride's parents in Las Vegas, Nevada.

   Michele is a 1991 graduate of Woodinville High School and a 1995 graduate of the University of Washington.

   The couple will make their home in Las Vegas where they are both employed in the gaming industry.