Anthony and Susan Rinella, Overland Park, announce the engagement of their daughter Christine Elizabeth Rinella to Mark James Douglas, both of Lawrence.
The future bride is a graduate of Bishop Miege High School and Rockhurst University. She is employed with Sysco Food Service.
The future groom is the son of Earle Douglas, Worthington, Minn., and the late Alice Douglas. He is a graduate of Maurice-Orange City High School, Orange City, Iowa, and the University of Missouri. He is employed with Sysco Food Service.
The couple plan a Nov. 29 wedding at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence.
William and Thelma Simons, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their son Christopher Paul Weber, Lawrence, to Bethany Amber Yarnell, Wichita.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paula and Mark Richards, Wichita, and Gregory and Maribeth Yarnell, Wichita. She is a graduate of Wichita East High School. She received a bachelor of arts in English from Kansas University. She is a student at the University of St. Mary, Overland Park. She is employed at Chrysler Financial.
The future groom also is the son of Paul Weber, Topeka. He is a Lawrence High School graduate. He plans to graduate in May 2004 with a bachelor of general studies from KU.
The couple plan an Oct. 11 wedding at Danforth Chapel on the KU campus in Lawrence.
Jim and Leslie Grant, Eudora, and John and Lenette Hamm, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children Jamie Grant and Justin Hamm, both of Lawrence.
The future bride is a Eudora High School graduate. She attended Kansas City Kansas Community College for two years. She is employed in Lawrence.
The future groom is a Lawrence High School graduate. He also is employed in Lawrence.
The couple plan a Sept. 20 wedding at Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship.
Steve and Tracy Sturgeon, Tonganoxie, announce the engagement of their daughter Katherine Nicole Sturgeon, Tonganoxie, to Eric Anthony Murray, Lawrence, son of Pamela Lang and Greg Murray, both of Lawrence.
The future bride is a 1998 graduate of Tonganoxie High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education in May from Kansas State University. She is employed by the Kansas City, Kan., school district.
The future groom is a 1998 graduate of Tonganoxie High School. He is employed by Alvamar Inc., Lawrence, as a golf course superintendent.
The couple plan a Sept. 13 wedding at St. John the Evangelist Church in Lawrence.