LAS VEGAS – First Lieutenant Joseph Vacha and Jaimie Bender were united in marriage on December 10, 2016, at the Silver Sky Chapel in Las Vegas. Jaimie is the daughter of Kevin and Linda Bender of Humphrey and the granddaughter of Kenneth and George Ann Bender and Clifford and MaryLou FInkral of Humphrey. Joseph is the son of Magaret Vacha and Robert and Megan Vacha of Omaha and the grandson of the late Ladislav and Rose Vacha of Kearney and the late Adolph and Emma Renner of Tabor, South Dakota.
Honor attendants were Benjamin Vacha of Okinawa, Japan and Morgan Bender of Humphrey.
Jaimie is a graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and is employed as a Dr. of Physical Therapy by Pathway Rehabilitation Hospital, Bossier City, Louisiana. First Lieutenant Joseph Vacha is a graduate of the University of Nebraska, Omaha and Officer Training School, United States Air Force. He is currently First Lieutenant for the 20th Bomb Squadron at Barksdale Air Force Base, Shreveport, Louisiana.