Jonee Rae Maris and Brady Allen Chilewski were united in marriage on Nov. 19, 2016 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, rural Wauneta, with Pastor Keith Wellman officiating the double ring ceremony.
    Jonee was escorted to the alter by her father and given in marriage by her daughter, Charlee Jo, and her parents.
    Maid of honor was Jenae Bischoff of North Platte, Neb., friend of the bride. Matron of honor was Randi Hunter of Cordell, Okla., sister of the bride. Bridesmaids include Lauren Bartunek of Hastings, Neb.; Emma Skelton of Wauneta, Neb.; Tess Brummer of Columbus, Neb.; Courtney Heyden of Bassett, Neb.; all friends of the bride. Kalli Horky of Comstock, Neb., friend of the couple and Shaylee Chilewski of Arcaida, Neb., sister of the groom.
    Serving as best men were Ridge Horky of Comstock, Neb., friend of the couple and Tanner Chilewski of Arcaida, Neb., brother of the groom.
    Groomsmen were Cameron Chilewski of Cairo, Neb., cousin of the groom; Zeb Stefka of Comstock, Neb., cousin of the groom; Brady Masters of Arcaida, Neb.; Cody Richards of Comstock, Neb.; Dalton Williams of Loup City, Neb.,  and Brent Hilderbrand of Doniphan, Neb., all friends of the groom.
    Flower girls were Chaynee and Nixyn Hunter of Cordell, Okla., nieces of the bride and Charlee Chilewski, daughter of the bride and groom. Ring bear was Ryker Mooney of McCook, Neb., cousin of the bride.
    Candles were lit for the 4:00 p.m. ceremony by Blayzon Mooney of McCook, Neb.,  cousin of the bride. Serving as organist was Deb Nordhausen of Wauneta, Neb. Soloist Renelle Mooney of McCook, Neb., aunt of the bride sang “Oh Perfect Love” accompanied by Karen Christner of Wauneta Neb., grandmother of the bride.
    Serving as ushers were Lincoln Hunter of Cordell, Okla., brother-in-law of the bride;  Nick Gabriel of Arcaida, Neb., cousin of the groom; Colton Stefka of Comstock, Neb., cousin of the groom and Ian Beihl of Lincoln, Neb., friend of the groom.
    Attending at the guestbook was Rylee Mooney of McCook, Neb., cousin of the bride.
    A reception was held at the Wauneta Community Building in Wauneta. Serving as hosts were Bill and Rhonda Bischoff of Wauneta, Neb.
    Parents of the couple are Joe and Rene Maris of rural Wauneta and Kipp and Jennifer Chilewski of Arcaida, Neb. Grandparents are Loyd and Karen Christner and Harold Maris all of Wauneta and the late Beverly Maris. Gary and Jo Wells of Comstock, Neb., and Bud and Phyllis Kallhoff of Arcaida, Neb.


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