WELCOME - Christa Lynn Rudolph and Nicholas Kenneth Smith were married April 4, 2009, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Welcome. The Rev. Rodney Slessor performed the ceremony.
Parents of the couple are Don and Rhonda Rudolph of Trimont, and JeanAnn Ogeslby of Belle Plaine and the late David Smith.
Matron of honor was Megan Mulder, friend. Bridesmaids were Gina Rudolph, sister-in-law of the bride, Barb Smith, sister of the groom, Laura Koch, cousin of the bride, and Angela Konrad, friend of the couple. Flowergirl was Isabella Rudolph, niece of the bride.
Best man was Brian Tietz, friend. Groomsmen were Nathan Rudolph and Guy Rudolph, brothers of the bride, Tony Martin and Sean Cannon, friends of the couple. Ringbearer was Mason Rudolph, nephew of the bride.
Guests were ushered by Angel Montanez, Bryan Pasek, Andy Hauer and Dave Weckman, friends of the couple.
Wedding music was performed by Dave Bean and Sherry Reu.
A reception was held at Fairmont Holiday Inn.
The couple plan to live in New Prague.