Parents of the couple are Kathy Russell of Hawarden and the late Mark Russell; Warren and LeAnn Andrews of Surprise, Ariz., and Barb Andrews of Morgantown, W.V.
Royale is a 1997 graduate of Le Mars Community High School and a 2001 graduate of Mercy College of Health Science in Des Moines. She recieved an associate of science in nursing and is currently working at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids in the cath lab at Cedar Rapids.
Mark is a 1985 graduate of Ames High School and a 1989 graduate of Iowa State University where he received a degree in public relations. He is currently working at the 6th Judicial Community Corrections Facility in Cedar Rapids.
The couple is planning a July 31 wedding in Tahoe City, Calif.