Parents of the bride-to-be are Rick Melchert of Trenton, Nebraska, and Linda Melchert of Benkelman. Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Al and Burdean Melchert of Stratton, Nebraska, and the late Omar and Delores Robb.
Parents of the prospective bridegroom are Stewart and Gayla Duncan of Hudson, Kansas. Grandparents of the prospective bridegroom are Vaugh Duncan of Great Bend, Kansas, the late Ruthe Duncan, Richard Fischer of Hudson, and the late Irene Fischer.
The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Dundy County High School and a 2010 graduate of Northwest Technical College in Goodland with an Associate of Applied Science degree in medical assistance. She works as an ophthalmic assistant with Dr. Donald E. Beahm, MD.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2004 graduate of Ellinwood High School and received a certificate in heating, ventilation, air-conditioning, and refrigeration from Northwest Technical College in Goodland. He is works at Meyers Electric in Stafford, Kansas.
A wedding is planned for Feb. 19, 2011.