Kurt Luecke and Fawn Luecke announce the engagement of their daughter, Katelyn Ann Luecke, to Jared Matthew Kester, all of Poplar Bluff, Mo. Kester is the son of Jim Kester and Becki Gilkey, also of Poplar Bluff.
The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Poplar Bluff High School, who earned a bachelor's degree in nursing from Arkansas State University and is employed by the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.
The bridegroom-to-be graduated from Poplar Bluff High School in 2003. He holds a doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Pharmacy and is employed by the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.
The couple will be married at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Big Cedar Lodge in Branson, Mo.