Tyler Brandt and Nicole Voelte were united in marriage by the Rev. Alan Hanson at 4:30 p.m. on August 24, 2013, at a friend's home in Bennington. A reception was held in the same location.
The groom is the son of Timothy Brandt and Jo Ella Brandt, both of Omaha. The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Gayle Derby, and Mark Voelte, all of Omaha.
Grandparents of the groom are Ray and Dorothy Brandt. Grandparents of the bride are Rich and Jan Moldenhauer, Kenneth and Virginia Voelte, and Loretta Derby.
The couple met through mutual friends while in high school. Tyler proposed to Nicole while riding in a hot air balloon.
Tyler and Nicole plan to travel to Negril, Jamaica, for a honeymoon. They will make their home in Omaha.
Published in the Omaha World-Herald on August 25, 2013