Levi and Nicole
Levi and Nicole
Nicole Lyn Chipera and Levi Nicholas Gulick were united in marriage Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Calmar. Rev. Donald J Hawes officiated the ceremony.

The bride is the daughter of Jeanie and Rick Kirkeberg of Calmar, and the late John Chipera. The groom is the son of Kent and Pam Gulick of Allison. Nicole's grandparents are Paul and Lillian Chipera, Fort Atkinson; Sandra Holthaus, Calmar and the late James Bullerman and Robert Holthaus. Levi's grandparents are Ted Stubbe, Aplington; Norman Gulick, Allison and the late Frances Stubbe and Minnie Gulick.

The bride was escorted down the aisle by her brother.

Maid of honor was Katie Elsbernd, friend of the couple. Bride's attendants were Brooke Gulick, sister of the groom; Megan Bruess, friend of the couple; MaKenzie Hakeman, friend of the couple, and Chelsea Ostrem, friend of the couple.

Best man was Kurt Dralle, friend of the couple. Groom's attendants were Bret Chinander, friend of the couple; Blake Chipera, brother of the bride; Chris Walton, friend of the couple and Ross McWhirter, friend of the couple. Ringbearer was Brody, Wangsness, nephew of the groom

Personal attendant was Sami Elsbernd, friend of the couple. Ushers were Nathan Steggall, cousin of the bride and Craig Ohloff, friend of the couple.

A wedding reception and dance was held at The Pub at the Pinicon in New Hampton.

Nicole is a 2005 graduate of South Winneshiek High School and graduate of LaJames with a degree in massage therapy. She is currently working at City and National Employment, Waterloo. Levi is a 2001 graduate of Allison High School and a graduate of Northwest Iowa Community College. He is currently working as a lineman for Waverly Light and Power.

Levi and Nicole are making their home in Janesville.