Parents of the couple are Allan and Pamela Ott of Remsen and Lawrence and Dorothy Schmitt of Riceville.
Matron of honor was Heather Jansen of Waukee. Bridesmaids were Kerri Hodgen of Lowell, Mass., Jacquie Rhodes of Ames, and Christa Konz of Hazelton. The bride's personal attendant was Cara Van Dam of Remsen.
Best man was Christopher Schmitt of Belmond. Groomsmen were Matt Walch of Centerville, Minn., Rob Weaver of MInneapolis, Minn., and Brian Fetyko of Minneapolis. The ringbearer was Mitch Rhodes of Remsen.
After a weeklong wedding trip by train to Washington and Oregon, Nicole and Joseph returned to their home in Osceola.
Joseph is currently employed by Allied as a lead processor. Nicole is currently employed by the Lamoni Community School District as a 5th-6th grade resource special education teacher.