Arnold – Johnson

Wade Jr. and Kelli Johnson

CRANDON, Wis. — Kelli Arnold became the bride of Wade Johnson Jr. during a 11:30 a.m. ceremony performed by Father Jacek Wtyklo at St. Bruno’s Catholic Church in Nadeau on June 17. Kelli’s parents are Gerald and Lori Arnold of Carney, and Wade’s parents are Wade Sr. and Lila Johnson of Bark River.

Kelli graduated from Carney-Nadeau High School in 2009, and Northern Michigan University in 2013. She is employed by BTE Technologies in Tomahawk, Wis.

Wade graduated from Bark River High School in 2005, and Northern Michigan University in 2010. He is employed by Expera Specialty Soulutions in Rhinelander, Wis.

Kelli chose for her attendants maid of honor, Tessa Cocco , friend of the bride; and bridesmaids,Karli Boulton, friend of the bride, Tiffany Kirschner, friend of the bride, Kerri Murray, sister of the bride, and Heather Castle, cousin of the bride; junior bridesmaid Bristal Castle, cousin of the bride. The flower girl was Piper Murray, niece of the bride.

Wade chose best woman, Jessica Bruce, sister of the groom; and groomsmen, Adam Erickson, friend of the groom, Greg Kurtz, cousin of the bride, Brandon Deace, friend of the groom. Connor Murray, nephew of the bride, served as ring bearer; ushers were Joe Arnold and Rich Wotruba, both cousins of the bride.

Following the ceremony, the couple and their families welcomed and entertained guests at a reception at the Nadeau Township Pavillion in Carney.

A honeymoon trip will be planned at a later date. The couple is at home in Crandon, Wis.


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