Jerald Kalivoda of Nathrop and Deborah Colbert of Salida, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristy Kalivoda, to John Roszel, son of Christopher and Rita Roszel of Burrton, Kan.
Step-parents of the bride-elect are Arthur Colbert, Salida and Nopavan Kalivoda, Nathrop.
The bride-elect is a 1998 graduate of Salida High School. She received her bachelor of arts degree from Sterling College in 2002 and is employed at Main Place Youth, Inc., a Teen Challenge girls' home in Kingman, Kan.
The groom-elect is a 1994 graduate of Burrton High School and is employed by Hardwood Manufacturing in Burrton. He is also employed part-time at Main Place Youth, and will join Kristy as a full-time staff member after their wedding.
They will be married Sept. 24, 2005, in Salida and will make their home in Kingman.