Emily Shields of Vandalia and Aaron Janssen of Fillmore have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The future bride is the daughter of Joe and Sally Shields.
She is a 2008 graduate of Vandalia Community High School, and is an account specialist at Heartland Dental.
The future groom is the son of Steve and Pat Janssen of Fillmore.
He is a 1997 graduate of Nokomis High School, and is a self-employed farmer with his father and brothers.
The couple are planning an Aug. 2 wedding at Mother of Dolors Catholic Church in Vandalia, with a reception to follow at the KC Hall in Hillsboro.
The couple will reside in Fillmore.