Sunday, February 19, 2006

Robert and Martha Buckel of Indianapolis, Ind., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jean Marie Buckel, to Christian Ross. He is the son of Walter and Jane Ross of Carmel, Ind., formerly of Cape Girardeau, Jackson and Gordonville.

Buckel is a 1999 graduate of Roncalli High School in Indianapolis. She received a bachelor's degree in sociology from Indiana University in Bloomington in 2003, and master's degree in health care administration from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2005. She is a human resource consultant with Clarian Health Partners in Indianapolis.

Ross is a 1999 graduate of Pike High School in Indianapolis. He received a bachelor's degree in biology from Indiana University-Bloomington in 2003. He is a second year student at University of Indiana School of Medicine in Evansville.

The couple plans to be married June 10 at Advent Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zionsville, Ind.