Engagements (Nov 23, 2016)

Couple makes plans to marry

Danielle Acker and Matthew Kirkpatrick are engaged and plan to be married in spring.

Parents of the bride-to-be are Theresa and Steve Whalen of Abilene and the late Daniel Acker of Chap­man.

Duane and Lori Kir­patrick of Marion are parents of the groom-to-be.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of Chapman High School and is employed in commercial services support/personal banker at First Bank Kansas in Abilene.

The groom-to-be graduated from Marion High School and Kansas State University. He is an agronomist and farm manager of Ingermanson Farms.

The wedding is planned for April 22, 2017, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Florence.