Northwest NEWS

July 12, 1999




Winkel - Gessell

   Andrea Michelle Winkel of Woodinville and Michael Warren Gessell of Kirkland were married May 1 at St. Jude Catholic Church in Redmond.

   Andrea, the daughter of Dan and Jean Winkel of Woodinville, graduated from Juanita High School in 1991 and received her bachelor of science degree in nursing from Seattle University. She is a registered nurse at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue.

   Michael, the son of Pete and Debbie Gessell of Snohomish and Carol Gessell of Seattle, graduated from Lake Stevens High School in 1986. He served in the Marine Corps and is employed with Wilson Electric in Woodinville.

   The couple spent their honeymoon in Maui, Hawaii. They are residing in Woodinville.


Smith - Cochran

   Carrie Smith of Bellingham and Chris Cochran of Blaine were married May 8.

   The bride is the daughter of Paul Smith of North Bend and Lise Smith of Kirkland. She graduated from Inglemoor High School in 1993 and from Western Washington University. She is a sexual assault program coordinator at Whatcom Crisis Services.

   The groom is the son of Jim and Margie Cochran of Hillsboro, Oregon. He is a graduate of Westside Christian High School in Portland and Trinity Western University. He is employed at an adolescent treatment center.

   The couple will live in Birch Bay.