Jay and Ruth Smith with Brad and Tammy Bowles announce the engagement of their daughter, Valerie Bowles, to Dustin Kessler, son of Joe Yvonne Roeland and Gordon Kessler.
The future bride is employed as a national key account manager for the DH Pace Company. The future groom is employed as a project manager of new construction for the DH Pace Company.
The couple plan a Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, wedding at Providence Baptist Church followed by a reception at The Villa of Kansas City.
Valerie is the granddaughter of Frank and Shirley Lupfer of Albany and George Bowles of Bethany.