Steve Latta, Harper, Brenda Darnell, Wichita, and Charles Darnell Jr., Palmer, Alaska, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Alison Latta, to Jerrod Schuster, son of Roger and Jolene Schuster, Grainfield.

Grandparents of the couple arc Charles and Sharon Darnell, Harper, the late Joe and Betty Latta, the late Daryl and Mildred Seifert, the late Frieda and George Waldman, and the late Florina and Ignatius Schuster.

The bride-elect graduated from Chaparral High School, Harper, and Butler Community College with an associate degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse at Via Christi St. Francis, Wichita.

The prospective bridegroom graduated from Wheatland High School, Grainfield, and Northwest Kansas Technical College with a communications technology degree, and Colby Community College with an associate degree in communication technology. He is a network engineer for Cox Communications, Wichita.

A July wedding is planned at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Wichita. The couple will reside in Wichita.