Meghan Ecker and Jeff Lyster, both formerly from McCook, Nebraska, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
Parents of the couple are Craig and Cecilia Ecker of McCook and Mitch and Shari Lyster of McCook. Grandparents of the bride-to-be are the late Ronald and Elizabeth Saulnier and the late Gale and Jeri Ecker. Grandparents of the bridegroom are Carol Simpson of Omaha, Nebraska, the late Dan Simpson and the late Keith and Jarolene Lyster.
The bride-to-be graduated from McCook High School in 2006. She received her Master's degree in Clinical Psychology from Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minnesota. She is employed at Juniper Gardens Children's Project and is pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Kansas.
The prospective bridegroom graduated from McCook High School in 2005. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education from Chadron State College. He is employed as a football coach at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas and is pursuing his Master's in Education Administration.
A July 20, 2012, wedding is planned at Stonebrook Manor in Thornton, Colorado.