Engaged Rick Jensen, Viborg, and Brenda Jensen, Yankton, along with Lyle and Donett Parish, Yankton, announce the engagement of their children, Rebecca A. Jensen and Donald E. Parish.
Grandparents of the bride-to-be are Palmer and Marjorie Peterson, Viborg, and Richard H. and Phyllis Jensen, Hurley. Grandparents of the groom-to-be are Elvin and Erma Parish, Yankton, the late Don Myers, Yankton, and Beverly Myers Brown, Sioux Falls.
Jensen graduated from Yankton High School in 1995. She received her bachelor of arts degree in mass communications from The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, in 1999, and is currently pursuing a master's degree in business administration with an emphasis in health services administration. She currently works part-time as a staff writer and desk composer from the Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan newspaper.
Parish graduated from Yankton High School in 1994. He received his bachelor of science in education degree with an emphasis in secondary math education from USD, Vermillion, in 1999. He currently teaches math for grades seven through 12 and coaches seventh-and eighth-grade boys' basketball for the Wakonda School District.
The couple is planning a June 16 wedding at the United Methodist Church, Yankton.