Mary E. "Micki" Zent of Bismarck, N.D., and Francis J. Kalvoda of Willmar are engaged to be married June 8 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bismarck.
Zent is the daughter of the late James and Mary Palmer.
She is a graduate of the University of Mary in Bismarck and is employed by the University of Mary.
Kalvoda is the son of the late Francis and Helen Kalvoda.
He is a graduate of Hutchinson High School and St. Cloud State University. He retired in 2003 after 34 years of teaching high school mathematics at Willmar.