Engagements from July 2006
Rachel Forsythe -- Vance Eden
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Forsythe and Mr. and Mrs. Doug Eden, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Rachel Forsythe and Vance Eden. The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of CBI Academy and attended Ozark Christian College. The prospective groom graduate from Uniontown in 2003 and will graduate from Pittsburg State University in December with a degree in elementary education...
Angela Michelle Cole -- Dustin Nicholas Huff
Angela Michelle Cole and Dustin Nicholas Huff, Iola, Kan., are planning a Sept. 9 wedding at River Tree Christian Church in Iola. The bride-elect is the daughter of Steven and Rema Cole, Gas, Kan. She is a graduate of Iola High School. She is employed by the city of Iola...
Clifford Ratcliffe -- Amanda Piagari
Clifford Ratcliffe and Amanda Piagari announce their engagement and approaching marriage on July 29, 2006, in Denton, Texas. The bride-elect is the daughter of Barbara Piagari, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. She is a 2002 graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University. She currently teaches at Bridgeport Intermediate School in Bridgeport, Texas...
Amy Wiltse -- Adam Tourtillott
Amy Wiltse and Adam Tourtillott announce their engagement and approaching marriage on Aug. 5, 2006. The bride-elect, daughter of Joy Wiltse, is a graduate of Fort Scott High School and a 2002 graduate of Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. She is currently employed by Mercy Health Center...
Sara Katherine Copeland -- Mark Joseph Galus
Christine Copeland, Nevada, announces the engagement and upcoming marriage of her daughter, Sara Katherine Copeland, to Mark Joseph Galus, son of Joseph and Dolly Galus, Nevada. Ms. Copeland, a 1995 graduate of Nevada High School, received a Bachelor of Science degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1999 and earned a Master's in City Planning from MIT in 2000. She is currently a project manager with Planning Works, an urban planning consulting firm, and resides in Kansas City...
Sale Eshelbrenner -- Sara E. Bultman
Robert Eshelbrenner and Sandra Dudley announce the approaching marriage of their son, Sale Eshelbrenner, to Sara E. Bultman, daughter of Andrew and Kathleen Bultman of Harbor Springs, Mich. The bride-to-be is a Kansas University graduate and a Spanish teacher at Pembroke Hill High School in Kansas City, Mo...
Karen Beth Butler -- Chadd Wayne Clary
Karen Beth Butler is engaged to marry Chadd Wayne Clary. She is the daughter of Dr. Doris Butler and W. Michael Butler, of Wichita, Kan. He is the son of Shawnee and Kenneth Clary, of Fort Scott, Kan. Karen graduated with honors from the University of Kansas in the spring of 2006. She holds bachelor's degrees in communication studies and art history. After a summer internship at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., she will return to KU to pursue a master's degree in indigenous nations studies...
Deidra O'Connor -- Matthew Howard
Tim and Marsha O'Connor, Neodesha, Kan., announce the engagement of their daughter, Deidra O'Connor, to Matthew Howard, son of Kenny and Trisha Howard, Fort Scott, Kan. The bride-elect graduated from Neodesha High School in 2001. She went on to receive her bachelor's degree in elementary education from Emporia State University. She plans to teach Special Education at Winfield Scott Elementary during the 2006-'07 school year...
Susan Renee Stoughton -- Kevin Lloyd Byram
Jerry and Nancy Stoughton of Fort Scott, Kan., and David and Martha Byram of Sheldon, Mo., wish to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Susan Renee Stoughton, Sheldon, and Kevin LLoyd Byram, Sheldon. The wedding will take place on July 29, 2006, at the Sheldon Baptist Church...