Vance Westhusin and Shelly Westhusin, Hays, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Anna Marie Westhusin, to Blake Allen Schonthaler, son of Leland and Lesley Schonthaler, Zurich.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Fort Hays State University with a bachelor of science degree in elementary education. She is a substitute teacher at Hays USD 489 and is employed at Paisley Pear.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of FHSU with a bachelor of business administration degree in accounting. He is a staff accountant for Midland Marketing.

An Aug. 24, 2013, wedding is planned at First United Methodist Church, Hays.