Birchard — Torkelson
Laura Birchard of Maple Grove and Brennan Torkelson of Litchfield are engaged to be married Oct. 26 in Brooklyn Park.
Laura is the daughter of John and Linda Birchard of Brooklyn Park.
She is a 2004 graduate of Concordia Academy in Roseville and a 2008 graduate of Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa, with a degree in math.
She is employed by Vascular Solutions in Maple Grove as a sales operations specialist.
Brennan is the son of Tom and Shar Torkelson of Litchfield.
He is a 2005 graduate of Litchfield High School and a 2007 graduate of Alexandria Technical College.
He owns Lakeview Wood Products in Dassel.