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ENGAGEMENTS Suhr-Sytsma

The engagement of Mandy Suhr and Nathan Sytsma is announced. Parents are Gerald Suhr of Mantorville, Shirley McQueen of Austin, Texas, Suecarol Schuler of Byron and Jim and Deb Sytsma of Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada. The bride-to-be is a senior at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., and her fiancé; is a writer for William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. in Grand Rapids. They are planning a July 9 wedding at Rochester Covenant Church.

Drury-Kingsley

Virginia Nash and Michael Drury of Preston announce the engagement of their daughter, Shawn Drury, to Isaiah Kingsley, son of Jane and Kerry Kingsley of Harmony. The bride-to-be is a student at Rochester Community and Technical College in the retail merchandising interior decorating program and works in sales at Express. Her fiancé; is employed at Kingsley Mercantile in Harmony. A June 25 wedding is planned at Berwood Hill Inn near Preston.

Carroll-Erickson

Jean Marvin and Bill Carroll of Rochester along with Marcia and John Bouquet of Rochester announce the engagement of their children, Rebecca Carroll and Gregg Erickson. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; both live in Minneapolis and are planning a June 25 wedding at First Presbyterian Church in Rochester.

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Williamson-Gnotke

Kathy Njos of Lake City and Cecil Williamson of Hammond announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tarri Williamson, to Sean Gnotke, son of Elwood and Charlene Gnotke of Lake City. The bride-to-be works for The Jewel in Lake City and her fiancé; is a drafter at Valley Craft in Lake City. They will be married May 6 at Mississippi National Golf Links in Red Wing.

Wood-Engholdt

Mark and Becky Wood of Stewartville announce the engagement of their daughter, Angela Wood, to Kevin Engholdt, son of Karen Engholdt of Waukesha, Wis., and the late William Engholdt. The bride-to-be is a second-year veterinary student at the University of Madison. Her fiancé; is a supervisor for Covance Laboratories in Madison. They will be married July 30 at the home of the bride's parents.

Cruzetta-Frid

Janis and Paul Frid of Austin announce the engagement of their son, Casey Frid, to Lorena Cruzetta, daughter of Cezar and Gloria Cruzetta of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The bride-to-be lives and works in Washington D.C., and is preparing to take the National Dental Board exam. Her fiancé; is a graduate student in Clemson, S.C. They are planning a September wedding.

Barkell-Jensen

The engagement of Sarah Barkell and Jason Jensen is announced. Parents are Peggy Barkell of Lake Linden, Mich., and Terry and Kathy Jensen of Rochester. The bride-to-be, daughter of the late Bill Barkell, and her fiancé; both live in Bloomington, Minn., where she is a senior accountant for First American/Rels and he works in customer service for C Appraisal Services. They are planning an Oct. 1 wedding at First United Methodist Church in Hancock, Mich.

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Budd-Boehmke

George and Denise Budd of Northfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Regina Ann Budd, to Chad Joseph Boehmke, son of John and Lori Burt of Utica. The bride-to-be is a certified surgical technician in orthopedics at Rochester Methodist Hospital, and her fiancé; is a certified spa technician at Land-O-Dreams. A June 25 wedding is planned at St. Dominic Church in Northfield.

Klouse-Goslee

Morris and Debra Klouse of Rose Creek announce the engagement of their daughter, Barbara Klouse, to Justin Goslee, son of Larry and Paula Goslee of Austin. The bride-to-be is a registered nurse at Rochester Methodist Hospital, and her fiancé; is an electrician for Schammel Electric in Austin. They will be married June 25 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Austin.

Treichel-Gunn

Jerry and Barbara Treichel of Rochester announce the engagement of their daughter, Nicole Treichel, to Richard Gunn Jr., son of Richard Sr. and Daisy Gunn of Crystal, Minn. They are planning a June 4 wedding at Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Humphrey-Else

The forthcoming marriage of Stephanie Humphrey and Travis Else is announced. Parents are Steve and Belinda Humphrey of Green Bay, Wis., and Loren and DeeDee Else of Rochester. The couple is planning a May 21 wedding in Duluth.

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Kruger-Klee

George and Marge Klee of Rochester along with Ian and Jacquelyn Hayes of Boulder, Colo., announce the engagement of their children, Eric W. Klee and Szablis M. Kruger. The bride-to-be is senior vice-president of marketing for TCF Investments in St. Paul and her fiancé; does clinical research in bioinformatics at Mayo Clinic. They are planning an Oct. 1 wedding at the Mayowood Stone Barn in Rochester.

Hoffman-Gates

Robert and Betty Hoffman of Lake City announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Shannon Renae Hoffman, to David Eric Gates, son of James and Cathleen Gates of Lake City. The bride-to-be is a registered nurse at Rochester Methodist Hospital and her fiancé; is a service advisor at Saturn of Rochester. They are planning a May 21 wedding at Bethany Lutheran Church in Lake City.

Betcher-Connor

Lloyd and Jean Henslin Jr. of Dodge Center announce the engagement of their daughter, Kathleen Louise Betcher, to Kevin Jon Connor, son of James and Mary Connor of Eyota. The bride-to-be is an assistant supervisor in the department of obstetrics and the fertility clinic at Mayo Clinic, and her fiancé; is a clinical assistant in the department of endocrinology at Mayo Clinic. They are planning a spring wedding at Resurrection Catholic Church in Rochester.

Brand-Bacon

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brand of Peterson announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Christine Brand, to Matthew Wayne Bacon, son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Bacon of Rochester. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; are both employed by the Federal Aviation Administration as air traffic control specialists at Chicago Enroute Air Traffic Facility in Aurora, Ill. They will be married May 21 at Resurrection Catholic Church in Rochester.

Parr-Basballe

Paul and Cheryl Basballe of rural Rochester announce the forthcoming marriage of their son, Ryan Basballe, to Kristin Parr, daughter of Steve and Linda Parr of Madison, Wis. The bride-to-be is the financial aid coordinator for student-athletes at the University of Minnesota and her fiancé; is an accounting manager for Carlson Companies in Plymouth, Minn. They are planning a North Shore wedding near Duluth in May.

Sorensen-Dicken

Charles and Brenda Dicken of Rochester announce the engagement of their son, Charlie Dicken, to Kristine Sorensen, daughter of Lynne Sorensen-Faust of Detroit Lakes, Minn., and Darrell Sorensen of Lakeville, Minn. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; are both paramedics at Winona Area Ambulance Service. They will be married Aug. 27 in Winona.

Eustice-Saker

Robert and Diane Eustice of Byron announce the engagement of their daughter, Malia Joy Eustice, to Antoine Elie Saker, son of Elie and Marie Saker of Lebanon. The bride-to-be is a registered nurse at Saint Marys Hospital. Her fiancé; is a chef and kitchen manager at Timberlodge Steakhouse in Mankato. They are planning a June 18 wedding at Christ the King Catholic Church in Byron.

Hlebarova-Malone

Greg and Rita Malone of Spring Valley announce the forthcoming marriage of their son, Martin A. Malone, to Nicolina G. Hlebarova, daughter of Hristo and Toni Georgievi of Yambol, Bulgaria, and the late Georgi Hlebarov. The bride-to-be and her fiancé; both live in Virginia Beach, Va., where she is a pricing analyst at Zim Shipping and he is a former Navy submariner and current student at Old Dominion University. They will be married May 28 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Spring Valley.

Lentz-Bryan

Mike and Bonnie Phiefer of Rochester announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Lentz, to Jason Bryan, son of Bob Bryan of Grand Meadow. The bride-to-be is a nursing assistant, and her fiancé; works at Wal-Mart. They are planning a Sept. 17 wedding at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa.

McNallan-Mytten

Gene and Diane McNallan of Kellogg announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Darcy Sue McNallan, to Travis Larry Mytten, son of Larry and Jeani Mytten of Wabasha. The bride-to-be is employed at Thomas Industries in Wabasha, and her fiancé; is employed at Island Tool and Die in Pine Island. A garden wedding is planned for May 21.

Brokken-Kuehner

John D. Brokken of Rochester and Dean and Carol Solberg of Lanesboro, announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Brokken, to Kevin Kuehner, son of Kathryn and Duane Kuehner of Decorah, Iowa. The bride-to-be is a graduate student in physical therapy at St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa, and her fiancé; is a project director at Brown-Nicollet-Cottonwood Environmental Health in St. Pete. They will be married May 21 at Elstad Lutheran Church in Lanesboro.

Wibben-Prigge

The engagement of Jennifer Wibben and Jeff Prigge Jr. is announced. Parents are Scott and Beth Wibben of Green Bay, Wis., Jeff Prigge Sr. of Plainview and Cindy Prigge of Oronoco. The bride-to-be is a part-time student and manager at Aeropostale and her fiancé; is a part-time student and a carpenter. They are planning a June wedding.

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