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ENGAGEMENTS Nardi-Friederichs

Kathleen Nardi of West St. Paul announces the engagement of her daughter, Eleanora M. Nardi, to William T. Friederichs, son of Patricia Friederichs of Rochester and the late James Friederichs. The bride-to-be, daughter of the late Aurelio Nardi, is a critical care nurse, and her fiancé; is an angiographer. They are planning a Sept. 14 wedding at St. John Vianney Catholic Church in South St. Paul.

White-Stier

The forthcoming marriage of Janelle White of Coon Rapids, Minn., and Russ Stier of Grand Meadow is announced. Parents are Mary Bergh, and Paul and Cindy Stier. The bride-to-be is employed by Orion Investment Group of St. Paul. Her fiancé; is completing an internship with the Minnesota Vikings' strength coach. They will be married July 20.

Hedlund-Tveten

The forthcoming marriage of Rebecca Hedlund and Michael Tveten is announced. Parents are Jon and Nancy Hedlund of Albert Lea, and Dave and Kristi Tveten of Lewiston. The bride-to-be is a teacher at Kids Come First. Her fiancé; is a surveyor with Pape Engineering. They will be married July 27 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Rochester.

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Prusa-Siverhus

The engagement of Leanne Prusa and Jon Siverhus is announced. Parents are Ronald and Karen Prusa of Vermillion, S.D., and Ronald and Susan Siverhus of Maynard, Minn. The bride-to-be is a certified registered nurse anesthetist at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester. Her fiancé; is a project manager with Ardent Partners of Plymouth, Minn. An Aug. 17 wedding is planned at Pleasant Valley Lutheran Church in Vermillion.

Heilman-Schmalzbauer

The forthcoming marriage of Shalene Heilman and Adam Schmalzbauer is announced. Parents are Todd and Sherry Hinsch of Oronoco, and Bob and Judy Schmalzbauer of Byron. The bride-to-be is the customer service manager at Hy-Vee South in Rochester. Her fiancé; is an English teacher and football coach at Lourdes High School in Rochester. They will be married July 13 at Christ Lutheran Church in Byron.

Windhorst-Boraas

David and Brenda Windhorst of Mazeppa announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa Jo Windhorst, to Joshua Dillon Boraas, son of Keith and Jody Boraas of Zumbrota. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; are majoring in education at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and will be student teaching in Westby, Wis., in the fall. They will be married Aug. 10 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Mazeppa.

Sweetman-Stagemeyer

Bayard David and Sheryl Sweetman of Rochester announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Danika Sweetman, to Michael Stagemeyer, son of Curtis and Sue Dodge of Rochester. The bride-to-be is master control operator at KTTC/Fox 47. Her fiancé; is employed by Road Constructors Inc. They will be married July 19 at the Mayowood Mansion.

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Kuth-Evans

Joani Kuth of Albert Lea and Tom Kuth of Kasson announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Kuth, to Matthew Evans, son of Al and Eileen Evans of LeRoy. The bride-to-be is a client service representative at Cascade Animal Medical Center. Her fiancé; is a graphic artist at Sulla's Printing. An Aug. 31 wedding is planned at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Rochester.

Farris-Berg

Kenneth and Karen Berg of Racine announce the forthcoming marriage of their son, Brian Berg, to Kimberly Farris, daughter of Martin and Deborah Farris of Mission Viejo, Calif. The bride-to-be manages a public policy consulting practice, and her fiancé; is a software engineer at United Health Care, both in Minneapolis. A July 20 wedding is planned in Minneapolis.

Baer-Elsing

Robert and Rebecca Baer of Lewiston announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Alicia Baer, to Jason Elsing, son of Colleen Elsing of Lewiston and Brad Elsing of Altura. The bride-to-be works at Mayo Clinic and her fiancé; is employed by Digicom Inc. A July 20 wedding is planned.

James-Bast

Med and Jackie James of Rochester announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth James, to Peter Henry Bast, son of David and Betty Jo Bast of Grand Rapids, Mich. They will be married July 27 at First Presbyterian Church in Rochester.

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Kamm-Wohlers

Gerald and Marian Kamm of New Ulm, Minn., announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Leigh Kamm, to Jason Robert Wohlers, son of Kenneth and Sheryl Wohlers of Hayfield. The bride-to-be is employed by CorVel Corporations in Minneapolis. Her fiancé; works for Alliance Bank in New Ulm. A July 27 wedding is planned.

Levisen-Grande

Mike and Pat Levisen of Albert Lea, and Dave and Linda Grande of Byron announce the forthcoming marriage of their children, Michelle Levisen and Chad Grande. The bride-to-be is pursuing a bachelor of science degree in MIT at Cardinal Stritch University and is employed as a technical support specialist for Olmsted County. Her fiancé; is a manager at Hirshfield's. A July 13 wedding is planned.

Anderson-Heimer

Jeff and Renee Anderson of Austin announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Marie Anderson, to Brian Eugene Heimer, son of Larry Heimer of Austin and Kathy Cochran of Byron. The bride-to-be is a recent graduate of Sr. Rosalind Gefre's School of Professional Massage and is completing a bachelor of science degree. Her fiancé,; an active duty private first class in the Marines, is a machine gunner in the infantry stationed in Hawaii. The wedding date has not been set.

Tesmer-Liebenow

Dwight and Nancy Tesmer of Millville announce the engagement of their daughter, Ann Lynn Tesmer, to Chad Michael Liebenow, son of Paul and Phyllis Liebenow of Millville. The bride-to-be is a payroll and benefit administrator at Trade Mart The Furniture Center in Rochester. Her fiancé; is a self-employed dairy farmer in Millville. An Aug. 10 wedding is planned at Peace United Church of Christ in Rochester.

Vick-Spors

The engagement of Kimberly Ann Vick and Daniel Arlan Spors is announced. Parents are Robert and Charlene Vick of West Salem, Wis., and Arlan and Kay Spors of Melrose, Wis. The bride-to-be is a bank officer for US Bank in Rochester. Her fiancé; is co-owner and product manager for Boost Information Systems based in Rochester. An Aug. 16 wedding is planned at Pettibone Resort in La Crosse, Wis.

Etchason-Kuehl

Cathy Etchason of Kasson and Lee Etchason of St. Charles, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Patricia Mary Etchason, to Matthew Paul Kuehl, son of Connie Kuehl of Rochester and the late James Kuehl. The bride-to-be is employed by Dodge County Human Services, and her fiancé; is a master plumber with Superior Plumbing and Heating Inc. They will be married Aug. 23 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Kasson.

Heitman-Frydenlund

Larry and Roberta Heitman of Rochester announce the engagement of their daughter, Denise Michelle Heitman, to Travis Jeremy Frydenlund, son of Gerald and Carol Frydenlund of Albert Lea. The bride-to-be is an accountant for Smith Schafer &; Associates. Her fiancé; is an accountant for Home Federal Savings Bank. They will be married Sept. 7 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Rochester.

Whitford-Gordon

The forthcoming marriage of Cara Whitford and Mason Gordon is announced. Parents are Wendell and Judy Whitford of Pelican Rapids, Minn., and Michael and Barbara Gordon of Rochester. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; are teachers and will be teaching in Taipei, Taiwan. A July 19 wedding is planned at the home of the groom's parents.

McNamara-Williams

The forthcoming marriage of Mindy Ruth McNamara and Jason Roland Williams is announced. Parents are the late Nancy Lee Alexander, and Roland and Cindy Williams of Lanesboro. The bride-to-be is a homemaker, and her fiancé; is employed by Schmidt Printing. They will be married July 19 in Fountain Lake Park in Albert Lea.

Norton-Midthun

The forthcoming marriage of Abigail Norton and Kirk Midthun is announced. Parents are Bill and Ruthie Norton of Menomonie, Wis., and Dennis and Patti Midthun of Dodge Center. The bride-to-be teaches in Roseville, Minn., and her fiancé; is employed by Ryerson-Tull Steel in Plymouth, Minn. A wedding in Menomonie is planned.

Schultz-Crago

Judy Wright of Monticello, Minn., announces the forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Vanessia K. Schultz, to Jeffrey D. Crago, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lyle Crago Jr. of Rochester. The bride-to-be, daughter of the late Richard Gowin, is a homemaker. Her fiancé; works in the milling operation at Tuohy's Furniture Corp. in Chatfield. They will be married July 20 at Church of the Savior in Rochester.

Bausman-Schultz

Gary and Linda Bausman of Byron announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer S. Bausman, to Eric J. Schultz, son of Rudy and Dolly Schultz of Faribault. The bride-to-be works for Dakota County Community Corrections. Her fiancé; is employed by the Scott County Sheriff's Department. They will be married Aug. 10 at Christ Lutheran Church in Byron.

Paukert-Johnson

Mike and Dorothy Paukert of Rochester announce the engagement of their daughter, Teresa Paukert, to Jesse Johnson, son of Rod and Bernie Johnson of Cannon Falls. The bride-to-be is a student majoring in elementary education. Her fiancé; is a second lieutenant in the Army and an OH-58D helicopter pilot. They will be married Aug. 10 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Rochester.

Van Buskirk-Pyfferoen

Jerry and Nancy Van Buskirk of Brownsdale announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Andrea Marie Van Buskirk, to Adam Michael Pyfferoen, son of Michael and Constance Pyfferoen of Stewartville. They will be married Aug. 3 at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Rochester.

Nesler-Mitchell

David and Gretchen Nesler of Dover announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Molly Nesler, to Timothy Mitchell, son of Craig and Wanda Mitchell of Eyota. They will be married Aug. 2 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church.

Miller-Clark

The forthcoming marriage of Julie Miller and Scott R. Clark is announced. Parents are Diane Tenhoff of Kasson, the late Daniel Kleist, and Terry Clark and Mary Breidenstein of Pennsylvania. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; work at the Federal Medical Center in Rochester. A July 13 wedding is planned at the Plummer House in Rochester.

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