EDEN PRAIRIE - Brandis Lea Meyer and Paris Wondreis Alves were married Aug. 30, 2008, at Bearpath Golf and Country Club, Eden Prairie. The Rev. Lindy Purdy performed the ceremony.
Parents of the couple are Jamie and Marlyce Thompson of Fairmont, Bruce and Lori Meyer of Palm Coast, Fla., and Joaquin and Michaele Alves of Avon.
Maids of honor were Brooke Meyer of Fairmont, sister of the bride, and Valerie Vollmer of Minneapolis, friend of the bride. Bridesmaids were Jessica Peterson of Delray Beach, Fla., Erin Klatt of Maple Grove and Melissa Birdsall of Minneapolis, all friends of the bride; and Tara Alves of Minneapolis and Rojin Urrutia of Jordan, sisters of the groom. Flower girl was Raquel Urrutia of Jordan, niece of the groom.
Brandis Lea Meyer and Paris Wondreis Alves
Personal attendant was Kyra Quam of St. Louis Park, friend of the bride.
Best man was Seth Rundle of Vancouver, B.C., friend of the groom. Groomsmen were Michael Mahoney of Chanhassen, Kyle Yeschick of San Diego, Calif., Eric Johnson of Minnetonka, Anthony Passanante of Minneapolis, Bryce Kasin of San Diego, Calif., and Nathan West of Minneapolis, all friends of the groom. Ring bearers were Landon Gilbertson of Fairmont, nephew of the bride, and Dante Urrutia of Jordan, nephew of the groom.
Guests were ushered by Shane Reinicke of Madison, Wis., and Luke Goodwillie of Chicago, cousins of the groom.
Wedding music was performed by vocalists Valerie Vollmer and Jessica Peterson, friends of the bride. Readers were Brittney Paskey of St. Paul, cousin of the bride, and Edward Guzek of Minneapolis, friend of the bride.
A reception was held at Bearpath Golf and Country Club, Eden Prairie.
The couple plan to live in Spring Park.