Valerie Vorwald, of Dyersville and Tim Schaffer, of Manchester, were married Oct. 5 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Basilica. Father Tyler Ramond officiated. Vocalist was Danielle Grave and organist was Nick Schadler.

Parents of the couple are Mark and Linda Vorwald, of Worthington, and Phil and Pam Schaffer, of Manchester.

The bride was given in marriage by her father.

Maid of honor was Megan Vorwald, of Dyersville, sister-in-law of bride. Bridesmaids were Andrea Eboh, of Dubuque, friend of couple; Melody Voelker, of Ryan, sister of groom; and Anna Hopmann, of Dubuque, friend of couple.

Best man was Steve Nachtman, of Dyersville, friend of couple. Groomsmen were Dustin Schaffer, of Dundee, brother of groom; Lance Donlon, of Monona, friend of couple; and Matt Vorwald, of Dyersville, brother of bride. Miniature groom was Logan Voelker, of Ryan, nephew of groom.

Ushers were Cody Zumbach, of Hopkinton, and Michael Tekippe, of Strawberry Point, both friends of the couple.

A reception was held at the Worthington Memorial Hall.

Val is employed at Gosling & Co. in Manchester and Tim is employed at Tomy in Dyersville.