Parents of the couple are Patrick and Janelle Benson of Central City and Bruce and Cindy Howe of Wood River
Grandparents of the bride-to-be are John Benson of Hildreth and Earl and Zenetta Schenck of Ogallala. The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Eugene and Beverly Witt of Danbury.
The bride-to-be is a 2009 graduate of the University of Nebraska at Kearney with a Bachelor's of Science degree in business administration. She is pursuing a Master's Degree in human resource management at the University of Nebraska, Kearney
The prospective bridegroom is currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in industrial distribution at the University of Nebraska, Kearney. He is expected to graduate in May, 2010.
An Aug. 15, 2009, ceremony is planned at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Central City.