The couple is planning a July 24, 2004, wedding at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Remsen. The reception and dance will follow at the Avalon Ballroom in Remsen.
Michele is a graduate of Heelan High School and Western Iowa Tech Community College, where she earned an associate degree in telecommunications electronics. She is employed with Sprint PCS in Sioux City.
Christopher is a graduate of Remsen-Union High School and Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon where he earned an associate degree in heavy equipment and maintenance. He is employed with Farner-Bocken of Carroll.