FAIRMONT - Karey Erickson and Brian Swanson were married Aug. 2, 2008, at the Church of St. Thomas More, St. Paul. Deacon Tom Dzik performed the ceremony.
Parents of the couple are Dr. Charles and Karla Erickson of Ramsey, and Larry and Jamelle Swanson of Fairmont.
Maid of honor was Nancy Buselmeier of Buffalo, friend of the bride. Matron of honor was Allison Skogquist of Anoka, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Kylie Sundberg of Ramsey, sister of the bride, Tessa Steinberg and Lindsey Loberg, both of St. Louis Park, Jessica Stringfellow of Andover, Amanda Britz of Oak Grove, Jennelle Torgersen of Milwaukee, Wis., Lindsay Elliott of Chicago, Ill., and Sarah Edwards of Virginia, friends of the bride.
Best man was Dave Swanson of Apple Valley, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Blake Erickson of St. Paul, brother of the bride, Darin Bjerkness of Minneapolis, Joe Keely of St. Paul and Mike McNamara of Hastings.
Guests were ushered by Guillermo Quintero and Wade Haviland, both of San Diego, and Jeff Schmidt of Minneapolis, friends of the groom, and Adam Kohnen of Arizona, friend of the bride.
Wedding music was performed by David Jenkins, organist, Mandy Britz, vocalist, and Cindy Nedved, cantor.
A reception was held at the Landmark, downtown St. Paul.
The couple plan to live in St. Paul.