Joe and Sheryl McIlnay, Colby, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amanda McIlnay, to Michael Juenemann, son of Steve and Sara Juenemann, Colby.

Grandparents of the couple are the late Leland and Celeste McIlnay, Doreen Kennedy, the late William Kennedy, Eleanor Rogers, the late Stan Rogers, Mary Ann Juenemann and the late Lawrence Juenemann.

The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Colby High School, a 2008 graduate of Colby Community College with an associate's degree in applied science in business technology, and a 2010 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a bachelor's degree in early childhood education. She is employed at CHS Agronomy, Colby.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2007 graduate of Colby High School and a 2011 graduate of FHSU with a bachelor's degree in agriculture business. He is employed at BP Miller Farms, Colby.

An Aug. 13, 2011, wedding is planned at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Colby.