Harland and Edna Rupp, Hoisington, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Julie D. Rupp, to Joseph A. Miller, son of Chris and Lisa Buhrle, Hays.

The bride-elect is employed with U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development.

The prospective bridegroom is employed at Hobart.

An Oct. 8, 2011, wedding is planned at St. Catherine Catholic Church, Catharine.