Phil and Patricia Fielder, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son, Keegan Garrett Fielder, to Jazmine Elyse Kuppenbender, daughter of Cynthia Kuppenbender, Aurora, Colo., and Gary and Martha Kuppenbender, Ventura, Calif.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Gateway High School, Aurora, and is pursuing a degree in nursing at Barton County Community College. She is employed at Hays Medical Center.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Thomas More Prep-Marian High School and an Eagle Scout. He owns and runs Eagle Taxidermy.

An October 2011 wedding is planned.