Kelsey Maloney and Wesley Peterson were united in marriage on October 8, 2011 at the Church of the Assumption of Mary in Morris. Father Bob Kieffer officiated at the ceremony. A reception, dinner, and dance followed at the Best Northland Prairie Inn in Morris.
Parents of the couple are Alan Maloney, Irene Maloney, and Wayde and Laura Peterson, all of Morris.
Special guests were Marlys Quiring, grandmother of the bride (Buffalo), Gary Weers, grandfather of the bride (Morris), Bill and Darlene Maloney, grandparents of the bride (Morris), Richard and Ruth Johnson, grandparents of the groom (Canby), and Alicia Peterson, grandmother of the groom (Willmar).
Maid of honor was Heather Maloney, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids included Cassie Caspers, Alyssa Wagner, and Sarah Kolden, friends of the couple; and Lauren Peterson and Allysa Peterson, sisters of the groom. Personal attendant was Kelsy Solvie, friend of the couple. Flower girl was Emily Johnson, cousin of the groom.
Best man was Jacob Daly, friend of the couple. Groomsmen included Mathias Peterson and David Willander, cousins of the groom; Steven Podtburg, Alex Beyer, and Howard Sperr, friends of the couple. Ring bearer was Henry Johnson, cousin of the groom. Honorary ring bearer was Bradley Baumler, Godson/nephew of the couple. Ushers were Chad Reed, cousin of the bride and Jared Johnson, cousin-in-law of the groom.
Hostesses were Pat Schut, great aunt of the bride and Mary Hillenbrand, aunt of the groom. Special music was provided by Ken and Linda Hodgson, friends of the bride.
After a honeymoon in Jamaica, the couple is residing in Morris where Kelsey is employed as a registered nurse at West Wind Village and Wes is employed with Hancock Pro Pork.