Katherine Terese Severson and Michael John Niemeyer, both of Thibodaux, La., announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Parents of the couple are Daniel and Jean Severson of Estherville and Harrietta Niemeyer of Hull and Gerritt and Bundie Niemeyer of Yankton, S.D.
The bride graduated from Estherville Lincoln Central High School in 2004. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City in 2008 and also graduated from St. Luke's College in Sioux City as a medical laboratory scientist in 2011.
Katherine and Michael
She works at Terrebonne General Medical Center in Houma, La., as a medical laboratory scientist.
The group graduated from Boyden-Hull High School in Boyden in 1999. He graduated with a degree in manufacturing engineering technologies from Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon in 2001. He works at John Deere in Thibodaux, La., as a manufacturing engineer.
The couple plans a May 26, 2012 wedding at St. Patrick's Parish in Estherville.