Rheta Mai and Clayton Schmeidler were married June 2, 2007, in Catharine, with Father Earl Befort officiating.

Parents of the couple are Bruce and Joyce Mai, WaKeeney, and Michael and Cheryl Schmeidler, Hays.

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Ericka Ummel. Attendants were Lesley Schmidt and Jennifer Carsey.

Best man was Nolan Schmeidler. Groomsmen were Nathan McNeil and Clayton Mai.

Ushers were Joel Mai, Jeremy Mai, Jarett Schmeidler and Tony Rietcheck.

Candlelighters were Julie Schmeidler and Stephanie Schmeidler. Flower girl was Shelby Schmeidler. Ringbearer was Trenton Knoeber.

The bride was a 2003 graduate of Trego Community High School, WaKeeney, and a 2007 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She is employed in customer service for Wheelchairs of Kansas.

The bridegroom is a 2002 graduate of Thomas More Prep Marian, and a 2006 graduate of FHSU. He is a farmer.

Following a wedding trip to Hawaii, the newlyweds are at home in Hays.