Julie Scheef and Cody Dick announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Bill and Deb Scheef, of Salina, and Roger and Fran Dick, of St. John. Julie is the granddaughter of Beverly Ziegenbein and the late Neal Smith of Ashland, Neb., and the late Mary Kay and Wally Scheef of Gretna, Neb. Cody is the grandson of Loretta Billinger and the late Edwin Billinger of Wa Keeney, and the late David and Evelyn Dick of Burrton.
Julie is a graduate of Jewell High School and a 2002 graduate of McPherson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education. She earned a master's degree from Emporia State University in instructional design and technology. Julie is currently a middle school math teacher in Pratt.
Cody is a graduate of St. John High School and a 1999 graduate of Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural technology management. After working several years for John Deere Corporation he moved back to south central Kansas and currently serves as the corporate sales manager for BTI's four-store John Deere dealership.
The couple plan to marry Oct. 20 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton in Salina.