Heather Dietz and Tyler Schrant were married Oct. 22, 2011, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays, with Father Kevin Weber officiating.

Parents of the couple are Mark and Vivian Dietz and Larry and Teresa Schrant, all of Hays.

Grandparents of the couple are Milton and Dorothy Dietz, Hays, Harold "Corky" and Sherry Johnson, Lenora, Harold and Nellie Giebler, Hays, Bernita Schrant, Victoria, and the late Norman Schrant.

The bride was escorted by her parents.

Honor attendant was Gretchen Dietz, sister of the bride. Attendants were Laura Berens and Allison Berens, cousins of the bride.

Best man was Benjamin Schrant, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Daniel Schrant, brother of the groom, and Garret Dietz, brother of the bride. Ushers were Andrew Giebler, uncle of the groom, John Griffin, cousin of the bride, and Grady Godsey, friend of the couple.

DeAnna Coughlin and Kaitlyn Coen, friends of the bride, were candlelighters, attended the guest book and distributed programs.

Flower girl and vocalist was Belinda Paige, friend of the bride. Kathy Amrein also was a vocalist and accompanist. Musicians were Roy Schmeidler, violin, and Kelton Shuckman, trumpet.

A reception, dinner and dance were hosted following the ceremony at the Fort Hays State University Ballroom. Milton and Dorothy Dietz, grandparents of the bride, led the grand march.

The bride is a 2006 graduate of Hays High School and is pursuing a doctorate of pharmacy from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and will graduate in May. She is employed as a pharmacy intern at St. Francis Health Center, Topeka.

The bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and a 2009 graduate of Fort Hays State University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in Spanish. He is a 2010 graduate of the University of Kansas School of Allied Health, where he earned a bachelor's degree in occupational studies. He is pursuing a master's degree in occupational therapy from the University of Kansas School of Allied Health and will graduate in May.

The newlyweds are at home in Kansas City, Kan.