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Eileen Kerkhoven, left, looks at the Rev. Bob Kelly during a small marriage ceremony Saturday afternoon. Kelly's daughter, Margaret Kelly, holds the couple's child, Francis. JUSTIN GLAWE | BEMIDJI PIONEER

Rev. Bob Kelly performs marriage ceremony for daughter and her partner

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BEMIDJI — Margaret Kelly is a pastor, a progressive, a mother and now, finally, officially and legally according to the laws of Minnesota, married.


Near a fire circle and in front of friends and family Saturday, Eileen Kerkhoven became Kelly’s wife by the words of her father, the Rev. Bob Kelly.

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Justin Glawe
Reporting on crime, courts and Beltrami county government. Follow me on Twitter @JustinGlawe.
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