Wedding - Nelson and Hessen
Hanni Nelson and Kraig Hessen were married December 18, 2010 in the chapel at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. A reception and dinner followed the ceremony.
Parents of the couple are DeWayne and Debra Nelson of Alexandria; and Neal and Kathy Hessen of Duluth.
Special guests were the bride's grandparents, Wally and Evelyn Roers of Alexandria; and the groom's grandmother, Lowayne Flewell of Duluth.
The couple chose Kraig's sister, Katie Hessen, as maid of honor and Kraig's brother, Kurt Hessen as best man. Hannie's brother, Eric Nelson, was an usher. Her cousin, Kaitlyn Roers, was flower girl.
Kraig is a pharmacy student at Ohio State University and will graduate in 2012. Hannie works for McGladrey Accounting Firm in Duluth as a certified public accountant.
After an extended honeymoon in Las Vegas, the couple resides in Duluth.