It began with a spark


Joshua Carter


Kayley Lockner

September 9, 2023

Thompson, ND
172 days172 d14 hours14 h42 minutes42 min5 seconds5 s

How They Met

Kayley and Josh met while attending a trade school in Fargo, ND. They initially became good acquaintances and bonded over their odd sense of humor and religious values. It wasn’t until a few months after school that they realized there was more than just a casual friendship blooming. After a few months of dating, some highs and some lows, and after many deep conversations the time was right to get engaged and start marriage plans!

The Bride to Be

Kayley was born on September 3rd 1998. As a child Kayley faced many obstacles that most others would find difficult to overcome, much-less achieve as much as she has. Her faith in God has helped her through much of her difficulties and made her into the woman she is today. She currently works as a welder at Case New-Holland. Her hobbies include combat arts, baking, fishing, hiking, weight lifting and helping out others in the community.

The Groom

Joshua was born April 29, 1996 and grew up in Thompson where he would eventually graduate high-school. His interests outside of school were Taekwondo and video games. After high-school he took a break from education working various jobs in retail management. Unsatisfied with his job prospects and jumping from apartment to apartment, Josh enrolled at Lynne's were he would meet Kayley and have his life changed forever. Currently Josh is working as a welding fabricator at True North Steel. He also trains in Combat Arts and is active in a Live Action Role Play community.