Parents of the bride-to-be are Dick and Kathie Cappel of McCook. Parents of the prospective bridegroom are Jim and Margaret Jarding of Sioux Falls, S.D.
The bride-to-be graduated from McCook High School in 2000 and from Wayne State College in 2005 with a Bachelor's degree in elementary education. She will graduate from Northern Arizona University with a Masters degree in school counseling in May 2010. She is a third grade teacher for the Buckeye Elementary School District in Buckeye, Ariz.
The prospective bridegroom graduated from O'Gorman High School in 2002 and is employed by the United States Air Force as a contracting specialist. He is stationed at Luck Air Force Base in Glendale.
A Dec. 18, 2009 wedding is planned at St. Patrick's Church in McCook.