Marie Kelly and Brandon Tessau, both of Cedar Rapids, were married March 5 at 2 p.m. at St Francis Xavier Basilica in Dyersville. Father Dennis Quint officiated. Vocalists were Ryan and Regina Weldon and organist was Becky Williams.
Parents of the couple are Mike and Gloria Kelly of Dyersville and Mike and Angie Tessau of Reinbeck.
The bride was given in marriage by her father. Maid of Honor was Michelle Kelly of Cedar Rapids sister of the bride. Matron of Honor was Katherine Schwarten of Cedar Rapids, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Jana Kelly of Urbana, sister in law of the bride, Kristen Tessau of Reinbeck, sister of the groom, Mary Kelly of Cedar Rapids sister in law of the bride and Emily Wadle of West Des Moines friend of the couple. Personal attendants were Allyson Dinsdale of Ames, cousin of the groom, Elizabeth Kelly, Veronica Kelly and Theresa Kelly of Dyersville, sisters of the bride. Flower girls were Philomena Kelly of Cedar Rapids, niece of the bride and Juli Engelmann of Burlington, cousin of the bride.
Best man was Reece VanHauen of Cedar Rapids, friend of the groom. Groomsmen were Shea Kelly of Cedar Rapids, brother of the bride, Seth Kelly of Urbana, brother of the bride, Sean Kelly of Cedar Rapids, brother of the bride, Jake Okones of Cedar Falls, friend of the groom and Chris Nieman of Cedar Falls, friend of the groom. Ushers were Andrew Kelly of Cedar Rapids, friend of the groom. Kory Vanous of Marion, friend of the groom, Luke Rotter of West Des Moines, friend of the groom and Kyle Gorres of West Des Moines, friend of the groom. Ring bearer was Connor Kelly of Urbana, nephew of the bride.
A reception dinner and dance was held at Worthington Memorial Hall in Worthington, Iowa. The couple honeymooned in Jamaica.
The bride is an HR Manager at Circle Computer Resources in Cedar Rapids and the groom is a Network Technician at Circle Computer Resources.