Sandra Firestack and Max Mielke, both of Juneau, will marry in a private ceremony at 3 p.m. on Sept. 27, 2008, at the Local Union 262, with Merrill Sanford officiating. The couple invites close family and friends to attend a following reception at 5 p.m. at the Moose Lodge. No gifts please, but attendants may bring a favorite appetizer. The reception will be casual attire.
"Wear your favorite jeans - we are!" the couple said.
The bride is the daughter of Rosemary Bartels and Dale Firestack (deceased). A graduate of Yakutat High School, she owns the Alaska Transcription Co.
The groom is the son of Joan Haffner (deceased) and Ralph Mielke. A Juneau-Douglas High School graduate, he is a business manager for the Local Union 262 and a commercial fisherman.
Chantil Firestack will be the matron of honor, and Randy Beason will be the best man.
The couple will honeymoon in Mexico and make their home in Juneau.