The bride is the daughter of Gene and Peg Nelsen of Wakonda. The groom is the son of Mike and Mary Buckman of Gayville.
Nick is a journeyman lineman with Clay-Union Electric and Alison is a graphic artist at The University of South Dakota.
Matron of honor was Beth Melstad, sister of the bride and best man was Tyler Hoxeng, friend of couple. Brides attendants were Heidi Brown, Katie Schoellerman, Emily Johnsen, Cody Mount, friends of the couple; Jenny Buckman, sister of the groom; Kyleigh Melstad, niece of the bride; and flower girl was Haleigh Melstad; niece of the bride.
Groom's attendants were Don O'Connor, J.R. Willman, Mark Fairley, Brent Barta and Jeff Dreesen, friends of the couple.
Ushers were John Freeburg and Nick Sorlie, also friends of the couple.