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Erin Olson and Howard Patchin, both of Shorewood, Wis., announce their engagement.

Parents of the couple are Kieth and Marjorie Olson, Worthington and Don and Lorinda Patchin, Adair, Iowa.

Olson is a 1999 graduate of Concordia College, Moorhead, with a bachelor's degree in English-writing. She is employed by Kay Jewelers and the Shorewood school district.

Patchin is a 2000 graduate of Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa, with a bachelor's degree in economics. He is employed as a financial analyst for Johnson Controls, Milwaukee, Wis.

They plan a June 27 wedding at Lake Hanska Lutheran Church, Hanska.