Kevin Bleil and Stephanie Truex

Dallas Truex and Mary Truex of Blue Springs, Missouri, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Anne Truex, to Kevin William Bleil, son of Bill and Laurel Bleil of Ames. Kevin is the grandson of Loren and Sherry Tjernagel of Radcliffe and the great-grandson of Arlotte Tjernagel of Story City.

The future bride graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a degree in middle school education and a minor in math. She is employed as a sixth grade math teacher at Grain Valley South Middle School in Grain Valley, Missouri.

The future groom received a degree in civil engineering from the University of Akron. He is employed as an assistant football coach at Texas A & M University - Commerce, in Commerce, Texas.

A wedding is planned for July 2013 in Des Moines. Following the nuptials, the couple will reside in Commerce, Texas.