Will wed Helen Payne and Yassir Vizcaya announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Jim and Jackie Payne, Yankton; Dianne Axlund, Wakonda; the late Irwin Axlund and Artemio and Victoria Vizcaya, San Jose, CA.
The bride is a graduate of Wakonda High School and is currently attending Simpson College majoring in bio/chemistry and is serving in the Army Reserve.
The groom graduated from high school in San Jose, CA and is currently serving in the United States Army stationed at Ft. Leavenworth, KS as a medical lab technician.
The couple is planning a Dec. 31 wedding at United Methodist Church, Wakonda.