David and Norma Schneweis of Claflin announce the engagement of their daughter, Jacque Schneweis to Paul Simon, son of Ed and Jana Simon of Marienthal. Grandparents of the bride-elect are Leonard and Irene Mattas of Wilson and the late Lawrence and Cecelia Schneweis. Grandparents of the prospective groom are Iona Dierks of Leoti, the late R.L. and Mugs Simon, and the late Clare Dierks.
Tracy and David Wood of Chase and Kevin and Jamie Miller of Great Bend announce the engagement of their daughter, Jenna Lynne Miller to Ryan Dean Applebee, son of Dennis and Geneva Applebee of Hoisington.
Jeff Baker and Heather Baker, both formerly of Chase, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Michelle Baker, to Ryan Joseph Demel, son of Dale and Michelle Demel of Odin and Shelley Yahne of Great Bend.
Scott and Julie Horinek of Salina and Shelley Horinek of Andover announce the engagement of their daughter Sara Beth Horinek to Mathew Allen Sander, son of Glen and Becky Sander of Great Bend. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ron and Janet Horinek of Phillipsburg, Lefty and Joy Wolfe of Hastings, Neb., the late Mary C. Horinek, and the late William "Eddie" Givens. The prospective groom is the grandson of Gilbert and Kathleen Sander and Louie Wintholz, all of Great Bend, and the late Phyllis Wintholz.
Kendall and Jennifer Hoskins of Great Bend, and Jack and Ann Metzger of Topeka announce the engagement of their children, Kendra Hoskins and Kyle Metzger. Grandparents of the bride-elect are Jim and Barbara Hoskins, Patricia Gerstenkorn, all of Great Bend and the late LeRoy Gerstenkorn. Grandparents of the prospective groom are Freda Metzger of Topeka, the late Warren Metzger and the late Duane and Gloria Fruechting.
Dan Altman of Orlando, Fla. and Kristine Mathers Altman of Maitland, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter, Staci Altman, to Steve Nekic, son of Debbi and Frank Nekic of St. Joseph, Mich. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Darlene Mathers of Great Bend, and the late Robert R. Mathers.