Dodie Martin and Brian Baalmann were married Nov. 13, 2010, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Liebenthal, with Father Ultan Murphy and Father Rene Labrador officiating. A reception, dinner and dance was at the Ellis County Fairgrounds Gold Building in Hays after the ceremony.
Parents of the couple are Brent and Wanita Martin, Johnson, and Bill and Ruth Baalmann, La Crosse.
Grandparents of the couple are Bob and Janet Martin, the late John and Roma Nickel, the late Leonard and Johanna Stroot and the late Henry and Leona Baalmann.
The bride was escorted by her father.
Honor attendant was Regan Martin, sister of the bride. Attendants were Kecia Seyb, Mandy Shirk, Mandy German, Chelsea Hon and Jessica McCarthy, friends of the bride.
Best man was Aaron Basgall. Groomsmen were Rob Holopirek, Chris Irvin, Matt Barnett, Scott Schmidt and Jesse Muller, all friends of the groom.
Flower girl was Grace Martin, niece of the bride. Ringbearers were Blaine Martin, nephew of the bride, and Ryland Baalmann, nephew and godson of the groom.
Ushers were Coy and Wylie Martin, brothers of the bride; Mike, Jeff, Pat, Kevin and Mark Baalmann, brothers of the groom; and Becky Hancock, sister of the groom.
The bride is a physician's assistant at Rush County Memorial Hospital, La Crosse.
The bridegroom is a general manager at KBK Industries LLC, Rush Center.
Following a wedding trip to Lake Tahoe, Nev., the newlyweds are at home in La Crosse.