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Hanson -- Burckhardt

Lena Hanson of Willmar and Tate Burckhardt of Tyler are engaged to be married May 19 at The Inn at Okoboji in Okoboji, Iowa.

Hanson is the daughter of Fred and Judy Hanson of St. Peter.

She is a 1995 graduate of St. Peter High School and a 2000 graduate of North Dakota State University in Fargo with a degree in industrial engineering and management. She is employed by Jennie-O Turkey Store in Willmar as a manufacturing engineer.

Burckhardt is the son of Lennie Burckhardt of Tyler and Deb Burckhardt of Ruthton.

He is a 1993 graduate of Russell-Tyler-Ruthton High School in Tyler and a 2002 graduate of South Dakota State University in Brookings with a degree in electrical engineering. He served as a signals intelligence analyst in the Air Force from 1993 to 1996.

He is employed by Better Water Industries in Tyler as vice president.