Elizabeth is the daughter of Bruce and Gwen Kardell of Spencer and Dennis and Deb Wheeler of Savage, Minn.
Jacob is the son of Jean Renken of Merrill and Kevin Kluver of Springfield, Neb.
The couple is planning a Sept. 11, 2009, wedding at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spencer with a reception Sept. 12 at Oneota Park in Spencer.
Elizabeth is a 2000 graduate of Spencer High School and a 2004 graduate of Grand View College with a degree in secondary education. She is employed at Clay Central-Everly Community Schools as a high school business teacher.
Jacob is a 2000 graduate of Le Mars Community High School. He is employed at Spencer Middle School as a teacher associate and Bogenrief Studios as a glassblower.