Jill Becker and Nicholaus Jay were united in the sacrament of Holy Matrimony on Sept. 22, 2012 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Worthington. The main celebrant was Father Joseph Williams. The Mass was co-celebrated by Father Anthony Hession.
Jill is the daughter of Mark and Betty Becker of Worthington and a 2009 graduate of Minnesota State University-Mankato. Nicholaus is the son of Dr. George and Joan Jay of Morris and a 2006 graduate of Franciscan University in Stuebenville, Ohio.
Yunhui Danforth, friend of the bride, served as matron of honor. Bridesmaids included Alison Fox, Katie Drietz, Kassandra Haak and Mary Jay.
Anthony Jay, brother of the groom, was the best man. Groomsmen included Jesse Becker, Bruce Becker, Tim Jay and Chris Jay.
The ring bearer was Ian Ekkholm and the flower girl was Lydia Jay, niece of the groom.
Personal attendants were Brandy Leoffler and Lindsey McGraw.
The pianist, Laura Leckband was accompanied by the soloist, Jennifer Lindemer. Nick and Jill also sang "How Beautiful is the Body of Christ." Nick's brother, Chris, along with Caitlin Milligan, sang "You Raise Me Up."
A reception and dance followed the nuptial Mass at the Worthington Golf Course.
The couple is currently residing in New Hope.