Kelsey Linn Barnes and Michael Douglas Rickels were united in marriage on Sept. 24, 2016 at Over the Wines in Edgerton, Wis. The wedding official was Rev. Steve Mathonnet-VanderWell of Pella.
Parents of the bride are Dr. David and Mary Barnes of Pella. Parents of the groom are Doug and Rachele Rickels of Worthington. Kelsey is the granddaughter of the late Don and Helen Menning, of Cedar Rapids, Lu Barnes, of Spencer, and the late Dean Barnes, of Spencer. Michael is the grandson of Don and Helen Meyer, of Dyersville and the late Don and Mary Lou Rickels, of Monticello.
Kelsey is an optometrist at GHC-SCW Hatchery Hill Clinic in Fitchburg, Wis. Michael is an optometrist at SSM Health Davis Duehr Dean eye clinic in Dodgeville, Wis. Kelsey is a graduate of Iowa State University and SCCO in Fullerton, Calif. Michael is a graduate of Iowa State University and ICO in Chicago, Ill.
Bridesmaids were Rachel Browne, sister of the bride, Michelle Sweeney and Stephanie Shaeffer, friends of the bride. Groomsmen were Steve Gutierrez, Seth Stanton and Sean Hannah, friends of the groom. Flower girl was Laurel Raeder, niece of the groom and ring bearer Taylen Browne, nephew of the bride.