Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Nelsen of Vermillion, and Dr. and Mrs. Gary Merkwan of Yankton, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Courtney Elizabeth Nelsen, to Carson Lyle Merkwan, both of Vermillion.
Courtney Nelsen is a medical student attending The University of South Dakota School of Medicine. Carson Merkwan is a graduate of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology with a degree in chemical engineering. He is currently studying for his master's degree in business administration at The University of South Dakota and is employed at Valiant Vineyards.
The wedding will take place on July 1 at the United Church of Christ, Congregational in Vermillion.