Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Bill and Dolores Geneser of Granger, and Wily and Gwen Nixon of Woodward. The bridegroom-elect's grandparents are Arlene Galles of Remsen and Lyle and Phyllis Schroeder of Granville. Florence Schroeder of Remsen is his great-grandmother.
Emily is a 2003 graduate of Woodward-Granger High School and a 2007 graduate of Buena Vista University. She is currently working as an assistant teacher for Head Start in Hawarden.
Doug is a 2003 graduate of Spalding Catholic High School and a 2005 graduate of Iowa Lakes Community College. He currently works on the family farm.
The couple is planning a 2 p.m. wedding ceremony on June 28, 2008, at St. Joseph's Church in Granville. The reception and dance will follow at the VFW Hall in Paullina.