Randi Rachelle Werth and Derek Gerstner were married Sept. 15, 2007, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays, with Father Gilmary Tallman officiating.

Parents of the couple are Randy and Michelle Werth, and Don and Marlys Simons, all of Hays, and Wayne and Nancy Gerstner, Garden City.

Grandparents are Pat Kleweno, Overland Park; Keith Kleweno and Florence Zimmerman, La Crosse; Don and Charlotte Werth, Mildred Kuntzsch and Betty Gerstner, all of Hays; and Primus Suppes .

The bride was escorted by her father.

Honor attendant was Jennifer Werth, sister of the bride.

Attendants were Renee Haselhorst, Jamie Williams, Abby Herl and Emily Bartz, all friends of the couple; Terra Eck and Meagan Stolz, sisters of the groom; and Shelly Werth, sister-in-law of the bride.

Best man was Bill Woods, friend of the couple.

Groomsmen were Tanner Davigon, Jerod Goodale, Matt Dewell and Kyle Herl, all friends of the couple; Keith Eck and Jay Stolz, brothers-in-law of the groom; and Ryan Werth, brother of the bride.

Ushers were Lance Hein, friend of the couple, Chris Copelan, brother-in-law of the bride, and Travis Kleweno and Trenton Kleweno, both cousins of the bride.

Candlelighters were Talyn Kleweno and Morgan Giudicessi, cousins of the bride.

Flower girls were Keegan Copelan, niece of the bride, and Macie Eck and Kyla Eck, both nieces of the groom.

Ringbearers were Bryson Werth, nephew of the bride, and Kelby Eck, nephew of the groom.

The bride is a graduate of Hays High School and attended Fort Hays State University. She is team leader at the Buckle.

The bridegroom is a graduate of HHS and Kansas State University with a degree in business administration. He is a financial adviser for Simons Tax, Accounting and Financial Services.

Following a wedding trip to Ocho Rios, Jamica, the newlyweds are at home in Hays.