Parents of the couple are David and Mary Kahrs of St. Olaf and Charles and Beth Peters of Le Mars.
Soloist was Molly Peters, cousin of the bridegroom.
Matron of honor was Lesa Donnelly of Mt. Pleasant, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Shelby Kabela of North Liberty, Julie Durr of Solon, Jenny Gundacker of Cedar Rapids, Debra Wiethorn of Ely, and Kim Kautsch, sister of the bridegroom, of Omaha, Neb.
Flowergirls were Madison Kautsch and Nichole Peters, nieces of bridegroom.
The bride’s personal attendant was Gina Pins of Cedar Rapids.
Best men were Kevin Peters of Sioux Falls, S.D., and Nick Peters of Le Mars, both brothers of the bridegroom. Groomsmen were Travis Mansfield of Sgiourney, Jeremy Bollin of Le Mars, Jeremy Mayrose of Le Mars, and Marcus Kahrs, brother of the bride, from St. Olaf.
Serving as ushers were Corey Wilson of Grafton, Wis., Jeff Martin of North Liberty, and Jason Donnelly, brother-in-law of the bride, of Mt. Pleasant.
The reception was held at the South Slope Reception Hall.
Lea is a 1995 graduate of Central Community High School, Elkader and 1999 graduate of Loras College, Dubuque. She is an HR Generalist for Heartland Express, North Liberty.
Kirk is a 1996 graduate of Gehlen Catholic High School, Le Mars and 2000 Graduate of the University of Iowa. He is the Retail Operations Manger for University of Iowa Hawk Shop.
Following their wedding trip to the St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, the couple is at home at 170 Windsor Road, North Liberty, Iowa 52317.