Karma Lynn Kessler and Jeffrey Joseph Mulhern were united in marriage on Aug. 4, 2000, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake with Father Clair Boes officiating.
Parents of the couple are Denny and Kay Kessler of Storm Lake and Bob and Mari Mulhern of Milford.
Seating the guests were Kent Kessler of Louisburg, Kan. and Kraig Kessler of Gardner, Kan., both brothers of the bride.
Music was provided by pianist Roberta Bochtler and violinist Christina Bochtler, both friends of the bride. The soloist was Mark Shadlow, brother-in-law of the bride.
The bride was escorted to the altar by her father, Denny Kessler.
Matron of honor was the bride's sister, Keri Shadlow of Storm Lake. Bridesmaids were Angela Schnoes of Oyens, cousin of the bride; Trina Wunschel of Woodard, friend of the bride and Stephanie Shadlow of Storm Lake, niece of the bride.
The groom was attended by his friend, Sean Post of Okoboji as best man. The groomsmen were Scott Mulhern, Kelly Mulhern and Mark Mulhern, all brothers of the groom from Milford. Lecturer was Kyle Kessler of Gardner, Kan., brother of the bride.
The bride is a graduate of Storm Lake High School and Buena Vista University. She is employed at Principal Financial Group. The groom is a graduate of Spirit Lake High School and is employed with Lucent Technologies.
Following a wedding trip to Jamaica, the couple is at home in Des Moines.