Sunday, March 23, 2003

BENTON, Mo. -- Stanley and Shirley Essner of Benton announce the engagement of their daughter, Pamela Suzanne Essner, to Ryan Robert Dannenmueller. He is the son of Cletus Dannenmueller of Scott City and Donna Diebold-Joplin of Cape Girardeau.

Essner is a 1998 graduate of Kelly High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in elementary education from Southeast Missouri State University in December 2002.

Dannenmueller is a 1996 graduate of Scott City High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in manufacturing engineering technology from Southeast University in 2001. He is employed at Good Humor-Breyers in Sikeston, Mo.

A May 3 wedding is planned at St. Denis Catholic Church.