engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Elizabeth Laursen,
to Andrew Perry, son of Blaine and Darlene Perry of Aurelia.
Elizabeth, a 2007 graduate of Aurelia High School, earned her Bachelor
of Arts degree in elementary education from the University of Northern Iowa
in December 2011, and she is currently a substitute teacher.
Andrew, a 2007 graduate of Aurelia High School, earned his Bachelor of
Technology in agriculture degree in May 2011 from Northwest Missouri State
University, and he is currently involved in the family farm operation in rural Aurelia.
The couple will be married at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Aurelia on
June 16, 2012.