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Lydia Johanna Mesner and Brandon Lee Diekmann were married Aug. 11 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Lismore, with the Rev. Gerald Kosse officiating.

Parents of the couple are Tom and Mary Mesner, Chandler, and Tom and Lisa Diekmann, Lismore.

Matron of honor was Amber Achterhoff. Bridesmaids were Jenna Carlson, Alicia Schuch, Blake Ahlers and Courtney Vis. Personal attendant was Tina Mesner. Flower girls were Brianna Bloemendaal and Paige Czepa.

Best man was Adam Diekmann. Groomsmen were Jake Diekmann, Paul Mesner, Ryan Lonneman and Grant Vis. Ushers were Daniel Mesner, Matt Erlandson, Reid Strand and Tanner Loosbrock. Ring bearer was Landon Nelson.

The reception was at the Luverne Banquet Center, Luverne, with Dan and Jessica Doyle hosting.

The bride is currently a student in the dental therapy program at the University of Minnesota.

The groom is a graduate of South Dakota State University with a degree in health sciences.

They live in Minneapolis.