Kathryn Barger and Ryan Dobler
Kathryn Barger and Ryan Dobler announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents of the couple are William and RanDee Barger of Culbertson and Raymond and Deb Dobler of Burlington, Colo. Helen McNew is the grandmother of the bride-to-be. The bride-to-be is a 1998 graduate of Wauneta-Palisade High School. She received her bachelors degree in nursing from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in 2004. She is employed with Community Hospital of McCook as a registered nurse. The prospective bridegroom is a 1999 graduate of Burlington High School in Burlington, Colo., and a graduate of Colorado State University in 2003 with a bachelors degree in agri-business. He manages his family-owned dairy, farm ground and beef cattle herd in Burlington, Colo. The couple is planning an Aug. 20, 2005, ceremony at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in McCook.