Kelsey Torrez and Sean Kelly were united in marriage on March 9 at the First United Methodist Church in Hays in a double ring ceremony officiated by Pastor Jerre Nolte. Parents of the bride are Joseph and Darlene Torrez of Albert. Parents of the groom are Patrick Kelly II of Independence, Mo. and Joyce Kelly of Olathe. The bride was given in marriage by her father.
Matron of Honor was Christina Doyle of Hays. Bridesmaids were Alison Dudley, Paige Brooks, Chelsey Brauer, Skye Clark, and Megan Kelly, sister of the groom.
Best man was Patrick Kelly III, of Olathe, brother of groom. Groomsmen were Corey Torrez, brother of the bride, Kelley Brown, Chris Hamlin, Trevor Clark, Tony Brown.
Ushers were Phillip Besperat, cousin of the bride, Michael Bagwell, Grant Doyle, and Steve Hamlin.
Candle lighters were Darlene Torrez and Joyce Kelly, mothers of the couple.
The bride is a graduate of LaCrosse High School, and Highland Community College. She is pursuing a degree at Fort Hays State University. She is employed at Stuart Chiropractic, as a chiropractic assistant.
The groom is a graduate of Olathe Northwest High School, and attended Fort Hays State University. He is employed at the Kansas Department of Transportation as an engineer technician.
The couple resides in Ellis.