Amanda Holcomb and Lance Wessel were married Aug. 29, 2009, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Lawrence, with Father John Schmeidler officiating.

Parents of the couple are Mitchell and Wanda Holcomb, Waverly, and David and Catherine (Kay) Wessel, Oakley.

The couple was escorted by their parents.

Honor attendant was Rachel Yanez. Attendant was Stephanie Anderson.

Best man was Mark Wessel, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Ray J. Brady, Stephen D. Spencer and Nick Anderson.

The bride is a 1999 graduate of Waverly High School, and a 2003 and 2005 graduate of University of Kansas with a bachelor's degree of general studies-psychology and a master's degree in social welfare. She is a family service coordinator at KVC Behavioral Healthcare Inc.

The bridegroom is a 1993 graduate of Kansas High School and earned an associates of arts degree in general studies from Johnson County Community College in July. He is a systems specialist for KU.

Following a wedding trip to Riviera Maya, Mexico, the newlyweds are at home in Lawrence.