Jocelyn DeGroot and Derrick Brown were married July 29, 2006 at St. Agnes Church in Vermillion, with Fr. Rodney Farke officiating.
Honor attendants were Valerie Kazmerzak and Tyler Brown. Attendants were Jennifer DeGroot, Maisie Jo Nelson, Beth Malsom, Laura Keimig, James Clark, Aaron Baedke, Travis Taggart and Jordan Thompson.
The couple resides in Athens, OH. The bride is a graduate of South Dakota State University with a masters degree in communication studies. She is currently working on her Ph.D. at Ohio University in Athens, OH. The groom is a graduate of The University of South Dakota with a masters degree in athletic administration. He is currently working as an academic services intern in the Ohio University Athletic Department.
Parents of the couple are Mark and Kathy DeGroot, Ipswich, and Danny and Sandy Brown, Vermillion.