Wayne and Karen Habiger, Bushton, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kristen Habiger, to John Montgomery, son of Dan and Kristi Montgomery, Lee's Summit, Mo.

The bride-elect graduated from Quivira Heights High School and Fort Hays State University. She is an assistant manager at Walgreen's.

The prospective bridegroom graduated from Derby High School and FHSU. He is an instructor in the leadership department at FHSU.

An Oct. 9, 2010, wedding is planned at St. Nicholas of Myra Catholic Church, Hays.