Galen and Sharon Boese, Liebenthal, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Amber Boese, to Daniel Irwin, son of Jeri and Milton Jamison, WaKeeney, and Craig and Melissa Irwin, Hays.

Grandparents of the couple are the late Norman and Lila Matal, Galen and Mary Ann Boese, Fort Smith, Ark., Virginia Loflin, Ellis, the late William Loflin, Riley Irwin, Hays, and the late Doris Irwin.

The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of La Crosse High School and a 2008 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a degree in athletic training. She is employed at Hays Medical Center.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Hays High School and 2008 graduate of FHSU with a degree in business management. He is employed at Farm Bureau Financial Services, Hays.

An Aug. 6, 2011, wedding is planned at Trinity Lutheran Church, Hays.