Doug and Lisa Duerksen of Goessel announce the engagement of their daughter, Rinda, to Nathan Amstutz, son of Deryll and Jan Amstutz of rural Hillsboro.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Goessel High School. She is employed at Bethesda Home in Goessel.
The groom-to-be is also a graduate of Goessel High School. He is employed with Main Street Station in Goessel.
The couple is planning a June 27 wedding at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro.
Alissa Diane Vogel of Topeka and Ryan Blake Albrecht of Manhattan announce their engagement and approaching marriage.
Parents of the couple are Randy and Carol Vogel of Marion and Redge and Terri Albrecht of Herington. Grandparents of the couple are Dwain and Phyliss Gill of Sylvia, the late James and Maxine Vogel, Erano and Dorothy Albrecht of Lincolnville, Lura Geske of Enterprise and the late Clifford Geske.
The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Marion High School and a December 2008 graduate of Kansas State University in Manhattan, earning bachelor degrees in political science and geography.
She is employed as a legislative assistant/committee secretary during the 2009 Kansas legislative session in Topeka.
The groom-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Chapman High School and a senior at Kansas State University majoring in structural engineering and construction science. He is employed by Purdy-McGuire in Manhattan.
The wedding is planned for July 3 at Eastmoor United Methodist Church in Marion.
Kenneth and Clara Reinecke, Seneca, and Doug and Tammie Svitak, Lincolnville, announce the engagement of their children, Kelly and Brandon.
The bride-to-be is a 2003 graduate of B&B High School and a 2007 graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor?s degree in kinesiology. She is attending Logan College of Chiropractic in St. Louis, Mo., and is employed at Central Clayton Chiropractic in St. Louis.
The future groom is a 2003 graduate of Herington High School and a 2008 graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor?s degree in mechanical engineering. He is employed at Unico in St. Louis, Mo.
The couple plans to be married May 2 at St. Isidore?s Catholic Church in Manhattan.
Kelly Reinecke is the granddaughter of Louis and Mildred Reinecke, Seneca, and the late Fleta Swain.
Brandon Svitak is the grandson of George and Charlene Svitak, Pilsen, and Terry and Vesta Duntz, Topeka.
Marlin and Cheryl Bartel of Hillsboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Brandon Emery of Polk City, Iowa. He is the son of Glen and Vickie Emery of Fort Dodge, Iowa.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Hillsboro High School. The groom-to-be is a graduate of WyoTech in Wyoming. He is employed at Willis Auto Campus in Des Moines, Iowa.
The couple is planning a May 23 wedding at First Mennonite Church in Hillsboro.