Emily Sommerfeld and Joe Kittell, both of Devils Lake, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Their parents are Gary and Diane Sommerfeld, Valley City, and Jeff and Sue Kittell, Garrison.
Emily graduated from Valley City High School in 2003. She graduated from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, with a bachelor degree in elementary education and a masters in special education. She teaches special education at Sweetwater Elementary School in Devils Lake and is an assistant volleyball coach at Devils Lake High School.
Joe graduated from Garrison High School in 2002. He graduated from North Dakota State University, Fargo, with a bachelor's degree in physical education and a master's in health, nutrition and exercise science. He is the head men's basketball coach and instructor at Lake Region State College, Devils Lake.
A Sept. 13 wedding is planned at Trinity Lutheran Church in Valley City. Invitations are required for the wedding and reception, but are not required for the dance, which will begin at 8 p.m., at the VFW Club in Valley City.
The couple will make their home in Devils Lake.