Kerrie Beth Olson and Nicholas Jon Wahlmeier were married May, 2, 2009, at Immaculate Conception Church, Leoville, with Father Henry Saw Lone and Pastor Charlotte Strecker-Baseler, officiating.

Parents of the couple are Randy and Sharon Olson, Oberlin, and Jeff and Mary Wahlmeier, Clayton.

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Kristy Ostmeyer, Ellis, sister of bride. Attendants were Elise Engelbert and Abby Ream, both of Kansas City, Katie Small and Rena Unger, both of Manhattan, and Kelsey Feyes, Bryan, Ohio.

Best man was Adam Wahlmeier, Norton, brother of groom.

Groomsmen were Grant Davidson, Hays, Brett McKenna, Claflin, Jerry Lahnamen, Colby, Brent Olson, Oberlin, and Jonathan Iman, Hays.

The groomsmen also ushered for the wedding.

Candlelighters were Tawny Ochs, Manhattan, and Brandi Chandler Wichita.

Flower girl was Taylor Claussen, Manhattan, cousin of the bride. Ringbearers were Jace Ostmeyer and Tyler Ostmeyer, both of Ellis, and nephews of bride.

The bride is a May 2008 graduate of Fort Hays State University. She is a first-grade teacher at Washington Grade School, Ellis.

The prospective bridegroom is a December 2008 graduate of FHSU. He is a farmer.

Following a wedding trip to Jamaica, the newlyweds are at home in Ellis.