Mr. and Mrs. Troy Hixon announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Samantha Joan, to Brodie Joseph Pfannenstiel, son of Mr. and Mrs. Neil Pfannenstiel, Ness City.
Grandparents of the couple are Lowell and Shirley Hixon, Palco, Robert and Joan Gilbert, Plainville, Pete and Grace Schlegel, Ness City, and the late Bill and Vera Pfannenstiel.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Plainville High School and a 2011 graduate of Fort Hays State University with a bachelor's degree in medical diagnostic imaging. She is employed as a registered radiologic technologist at Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Mo.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2006 graduate of Ness City High School and a 2011 graduate of FHSU with a bachelor's degree in medical diagnostic imaging. He is employed as a sales representative for Champion Chemical Co., Hays.
A May 4, 2013, wedding is planned at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Plainville.