Joe Waldman, Park, and Juanita Waldman, Ellinwood, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Katie Waldman, to Kyle Crossland, son of Craig and Linda Crossland, WaKeeney.

Grandparents of the couple are the late Harold and Catherine Dick, the late Joseph and Elizabeth Waldman, Verna Michellich, WaKeeney, the late Bob Michellich, LouAnn Dietz, WaKeeney, the late Emil Dietz, and the late Omer Crossland.

The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Wheatland High School and a 2010 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a degree in nursing. She is employed as a registered nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Hays Medical Center.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Trego Community High School and a 2008 graduate of Kansas State University with a degree in agronomy. He is employed by Crossland Farms and is a local Pioneer Seed Representative for Crossland Seeds.

An Aug. 20, 2011, wedding is planned at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Park.