Elizabeth Grace Johnsen Bjerke, of Aberdeen, S.D., and Patricia Lee Miller and Bruce M. Nelson, of Craig, announce the engagement of their daughter, April Marie Nelson, of Craig, to Franklin Elliott Vaughan, of Ignacio, Colo., son of Nancy Ella Vaughan and Richard Henry Vaughan, of Broomfield, Colo.
Frank grew up and attended school in the Denver area. He is currently employed by Conservancy Oil Company in Durango, Colo.
April graduated from Aberdeen Central High School in 1996 and then relocated to Craig. She is currently a student at Colorado Northwestern Community College-Craig.
Frank's son, Daniel, and April's daughter, Lydia, will make up the blended couple's family in Ignacio following the wedding.