Nichole is the daughter of Terry and Lori Claussen, of Le Mars. Gary is the son of Paul and Barb Sitzmann of Le Mars.
The couple is planning a 3 p.m. ceremony Aug. 25, 2012, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. The reception will be held at the Le Mars Convention Center, Lower Level, with a social hour from 4-5 p.m. and reception and dance to follow.
Nicole is a 1997 graduate of Le Mars Community High School and a 2001 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa. She is employed at Wells Corporate Center in the claims department.
Gary is a1989 graduate of Gehlen Catholic High School and is currently employed at Lamperts Lumber as an outside sales rep in Le Mars.