Rich and Sherri Ruder, Munjor, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Nichole Renee Ruder, to Randy Sauer, son of Gus and Pat Sauer, Hays.

Grandparents of the couple are Lidwina Ruder, Hays, the late Edward J. Ruder, Mr. and Mrs. Martin J. Staab, Hays, Lucille Staab, Hays, the late Eddy J. Staab, and the late Adam and Augusta Sauer.

The bride is a graduate of Hays High School and Fort Hays State University. She is employed at Holy Family Elementary School.

The bridegroom is a graduate of Norton Community High School and FHSU. He is employed with Ellis USD 388 Schools.

A Dec. 18, 2010, wedding is planned at St. Francis Catholic Church, Munjor.