Benson -- Maertens
Melissa Benson of Olivia and Vincent Maertens of Wabasso are engaged to be married June 9 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bird Island.
Benson is the daughter of Jeff and Sandy Benson of Olivia.
She is a 2006 graduate of BOLD High School in Olivia and a 2011 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings with a bachelor's degree in nursing.
She is employed by RC Hospital & Clinics in Olivia as a registered nurse.
Maertens is the son of Brian and Karen Maertens of Wabasso.
He is a 2006 graduate of Wabasso High School and a 2010 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings with a bachelor's degree in general agriculture.
He is employed by Corn Capital Innovations in Olivia as a high yield specialist.