Kelly Cheline, Aledo, and Kyle Cratty, Aurora, announce their engagement.
Parents of the couple are Thomas Cheline of Aledo and the late Nancy Cheline, and John and Darla Cratty of Galesburg.
The bride-elect is a graduate of ROWVA High School and Northern Illinois University with a bachelor's degree in clinical laboratory science. She is employed at Genesis Medical Center Illini Campus in Silvis as a Medical Technologist.
The groom-elect is a graduate of Galesburg High School, St. Ambrose University with bachelor's degrees in Economics and Finance, and Northern Illinois University with a Master's of Public Administration. He is employed as the Accounting Supervisor by the Park District of Oak Park.
They will be married at 3:30 p.m. October 13 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altona. A reception will follow at the Knights of Columbus in Galesburg.