Mr. and Mrs. Robert Mainquist of Courtland, Kan. announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Melanie Kay to Ray Ludowese of Mora. Ray is the son of the late Raymond and Loretto Ludowese of Stewart.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Kansas State University and is a regional sales director for Tate & Lyle.
The future groom attended the University of Minnesota-Morris and is the founder and co-owner of RJ Mechanical, Inc. in Mora.
A January wedding is planned at the Ada Lutheran Church in Courtland, Kan. The couple will reside in Mora.