Melanie's parents are David Boettger and Connie Boettger, both of Le Mars. David is the son of Duane and KC Gottsche of South Sioux City.
Their 3 p.m. wedding ceremony is planned for May 22, 2004, at Trinity Lutheran Church, rural Hinton. The reception will be held at the Hinton Community Center beginning at 5 p.m.
Melanie is a 1991 graduate of Le Mars Community High School and a 2003 graduate of the practical nursing program at WITCC. She is currently working on an associate's degree in nursing and is a part-time licensed practical nurse at Matney's Colonial Manor in South Sioux City.
David is a 1990 graduate of South Sioux City High School and has been employed the past 14 years with CW Suter in Sioux City.