Ashley Heissel of Des Moines and Kevin Corkery, of Cedar Rapids, announce their engagement and approaching marriage.
Ashley is the daughter of Kevin Heissel of Le Mars, and Joe and Kristi Van Dam, of Coralville. Kevin is the son of Jeff and Judy Corkery of Peosta.
The couple is planning an Aug. 25, 2012, wedding in Des Moines.
Kevin is a 1999 graduate of Tipton High School in Tipton. He graduated from Loras College in 2003 and is currently employed as an ITS sales consultant for Trapeze ITS in Cedar Rapids.