Samantha Sobieck and Mark Heitke, both of St. Louis Park, are engaged to be married Oct. 8 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Willmar.
Sobieck is the daughter of Teresa Emmen and Willie Sobieck of Willmar.
She is a 2004 graduate of Willmar Senior High School and a 2009 graduate of the College of St. Catherine with a bachelor's degree in communication studies. She is employed by Kruskopf Coontz Advertising as an account manager.
Heitke is the son of Cherie and Les Heitke of Willmar.
He is a 2002 graduate of Willmar Senior High School and a 2007 graduate of the University of Minnesota in the Twin Cities with a bachelor's degree in studies in cinema and media culture/mass communications. He is employed by Spice Here as a producer.