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Bratz -- Dresser

Nicole and Chad Dresser

Nicole Bratz and Chad Dresser were united in marriage Oct. 9 at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center in rural Spicer.

The bride is the daughter of Donna Bratz of Willmar and the late Dennis Bratz. The groom is the son of Russ Dresser and Kelly Donahue of Duluth and Sue Beecroft of Willmar.

Maid of honor was Barb Johnson, friend of the couple, and matron of honor was Sara Valladarez friend of the couple. Bride's attendants were McKayla Bratz, daughter of the bride; Lisa Bratz, sister of the bride; and Ann Halvorson, friend of the couple. Flower girls were Kaia Curtis Larson, friend of the couple, and Mackienzie Lothert and Ryleigh Andreen, nieces of the groom.

Best man was Mike Valladarez, friend of the couple. Groom's attendants were Jamie Dresser, brother of the groom; Cameron Bratz, nephew of the bride; Tom Koshenina, friend of the couple; and Logan Andreen, nephew of the groom.

Ushers were Jessica Dresser and Shelly Andreen, sisters of the groom, and Reggie Lothert and John Hall, friends of the couple.

A reception and dance were held at the American Legion in Willmar.

After a wedding trip to North Dakota, the couple lives in Willmar where the bride is employed as a certified pharmacy technician by Cash Wise Pharmacy. The groom is employed as a truck driver by Elbert Trucking in Olivia.