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Laura Ellingson and Craig Ailts were married Aug. 14 at St. John's Catholic Church, Rochester, with the Rev. Gerald Mahon officiating.

Parents of the couple are Michael and Sharon Ellingson, Albert Lea, and Larry and Laura Ailts, Worthington.

Maid of honor was Amanda Sakrismo. Bridesmaids were Amy Ravenhorst, Jill Fancher, Abbey Palacios, Amber Brackey and Julie Ailts. Flower girls were Abby VanPelt and Katie VanPelt. Personal attendant was Julie Reiland.

Best man was Eric Reiland. Groomsmen were Seth Blundell, Austin Aker, Bryce Haack, Scott Ellingson and Mike Klocke-Sullivan. Ring bearer was Blake VanPelt. Ushers were Brian Welch, Derrick Doolittle and Erick Palacios.

Music was provided by Sebastian Modarelli, organist; Gene Eiden, trumpet; and Lisa Bailey, soloist.

The reception and dance were at the Double Tree Hotel, Rochester, with Gary and Marcia Sola and John and Laurie Scheffler hosting.

The bride is a graduate of Concordia College, Moorhead. She is employed as a nurse in the vascular thoracic intensive care unit at Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

The groom is a graduate of Creighton University, Omaha, Neb. He is employed as a nurse in the cardiac surgical intensive care unit at Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

They live in Rochester.