Jeff and Laura Reeves of Gilbertsville and David and Micki French of Benton announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Nicole Reeves, to Wayne Gerard Duckmann Jr., son of Wayne and Virginia Duckmann of Chicago, Ill.
Miss Reeves is the granddaughter of Mickey and Judy Filbeck of Benton, Bernadette Reeves of Paducah, and the late Charles Reeves. She is a 2002 graduate of Marshall County High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in integrated strategic communications (public relations) in 2007 from the University of Kentucky. She is employed as an account executive for FedEx in Rockford, Ill.
Mr. Duckmann is the grandson of Georgia Cureton of Chicago, Ill., and the late James Cureton, and Albert and Ceele Duckmann of Chicago. He is a 2000 graduate of St. Patrick High School in Chicago, a 2004 cum laude graduate of Bradley University with a bachelor’s degree in construction management, and a 2011 graduate of Southern Illinois University-Carbondale with a bachelor’s degree in land surveying. He is employed as a land surveyor for Rock River Water Reclamation District in Rockford, Ill.
Wedding vows will be exchanged Saturday, Sept. 28 at Lake Barkley State Resort Park in Cadiz.