Sunday, November 18, 2007

Eugene and Joy Kessler of Evansville, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Jean Kessler, to Andrew William Burgess, both of Cape Girardeau. He is the son of William Brad and Deborah Burgess of Cape Girardeau.

Kessler received a bachelor's degree in nursing from Southeast Missouri State University. She is employed at Southeast Missouri Hospital.

Burgess expects to graduate in May 2008 from Southeast. He is employed by Coca-Cola Enterprises.

A Sept. 20, 2008, wedding is planned at Grace United Methodist Church.