Shawndelle Ritthaler of Lachine and Daniel Hibner of Herron announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rhonda Ritthaler of Lachine and the late Robert Ritthaler. The future groom is the son of Jean Dowling of Lachine and the late Butch Hibner of Herron.
Shawndelle is a 2004 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2010 graduate of Saginaw Valley State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and Elementary Education. She is employed by Alpena Public Schools as a special education teacher.
Daniel is a 1997 graduate of the Beaver Lake Christian Academy and a 2006 graduate of Baker College with a paramedic certificate. He is employed by Alpena Regional Medical Center and is a firefighter/emergency medical responder with the Green Township Fire Department.
The couple will exchange their wedding vows Sept. 24, 2011, at the Spratt United Methodist Church in Lachine.