Marissa Giese and Alton Foltyn, both of Fargo, announce their engagement. Their parents are Norman and Renae Giese, Appleton, Minn., and Layton and Debbie Foltyn, Minot.
Marissa graduated from high school at Lac qui Parle Valley High School in Madison, Minn., in 1999 and from Josef's School of Hair Design in 2000. She is a self-employed stylist at Status Salon in Fargo. He graduated from Minot High School in 1997 and attended Bismarck State College in 2004 and 2005. He is employed as a salesman for Visto's Trailers in Fargo.
A Feb. 5, 2014, wedding in the Dominican Republic is planned.