Parents of the couple are Mike and Barb Esch of McCook, Doug Stewart of Indianola and Joyce Deaver of Cambridge.
The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Republican Valley High School, a 2008 graduate of Fort Hays State University earning a Bachelor of Science in medical diagnostic imaging. She is employed at Tri-Valley Health System as a radiologic technologist.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2003 graduate of Republican Valley High School and a 2006 graduate of Northwest Kansas Technical College, earning a degree in diesel technology. He is employed with his father's heavy equipment company, Stewart Construction.
An April 10, 2010, wedding is planned at Peace Lutheran Church in McCook.