DEXTER -- Jim and Angie Stuever have announced the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Catherine, to Jay Alan Brueggeman, son of Sam and Jane Brueggeman of Shipman, Ill.
A 2000 graduate of Bernie High School, the future bride graduated in 2003 from Southeast Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in education. She is currently employed as a fifth grade eMINTS teacher at Valley Park Elementary in Valley Park.
The prospective bridegroom is a 1998 graduate of Southwestern High School and a 2000 graduate of Rankin Technical College with an associate's degree in precision machining. He works as a machinist at Gateway Fluid Power in Granite City, Ill.
A June 25 wedding ceremony is planned at the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Jerseyville, Ill., followed by a reception at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Jerseyville.