Mark and Chris Eilts, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Stephanie Anne Eilts, to Brandon Leroy Brewster, son of Don and Mary Brewster, Paola.

Grandparents of the couple are Ray and Dolores Eilts, Hays, Elaine Dopita, Hays, the late Robert Dopita, Patricia Brewster, Hoyt, and the late Donald Brewster.

The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Hays High School. She graduated from Kansas State University in 2006 with a degree in elementary education. She is a fourth-grade teacher in Spring Hill.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2003 Graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest. He graduated from KSU in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in marketing. He is an office claims representative at Farmers Insurance, Olathe.

An Oct. 15, 2011, wedding is planned at Shawnee Mission.