Beth Franke and Brian Kimmel were married July 11, 2009, at Wauwatosa Presbyterian Church.
Parents of the bride are Wayne and Meryl Franke of Wauwatosa. Parents of the groom are Len and Deb Kimmel of Menomonee Falls.
The Rev. Jim Rand officiated the 3 p.m. ceremony, which was followed by a reception at North Hills Country Club in Menomonee Falls.
The bride wore a silk ivory, trumpet style gown with a sweetheart neckline. She carried a bouquet of white and ivory flowers with pearls.
Maid of honor was Sara Franke of Wauwatosa, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Krissy Hinners of Wauwatosa, Bernadette McGarry of Chicago, Erin Crotty of Chicago and Katrina Berg of Menomonee Falls.
Best man was Mark Kimmel of Menomonee Falls, brother of the groom. Groomsmen were Bryan Holzgen of Grand Rapids, Mich.; Mike DaRosa of Lockport, Ill.; Kyle Goodberlet of Kankakee, Ill.; and Cory Kleeba of Menomonee Falls.
The bride, who earned her bachelor's degree at St. Norbert College, is a fifth-grade teacher in the Wauwatosa School District.
The groom, who earned his bachelor's degree at Carthage College, is a fifth-grade teacher in the Wauwatosa School District.
The couple honeymooned in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, for one week.
They reside in Menomonee Falls.
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