Emily Howe and Jeff Burkey exchanged marriage vows on July 16, 2016, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Le Mars, Iowa. A reception was held at the Marina Inn in South Sioux City.
The couple celebrated with a wedding trip to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, before settling at home in Omaha.
The bride graduated from Hinton High School in 2003 and received a bachelor's degree from Mount Marty College. She is currently a math teacher at Mercy High School in Omaha. She is the daughter of Dave and Tish Howe of Hinton, Iowa.
The groom graduated from St. Albert High School in 2001 and received a bachelor's degree from Creighton University. He is an athletic director at Mercy High School. He is the son of John and Robin Burkey of Council Bluffs, Iowa.