GLADSTONE Erica LaLonde and Joseph Skellenger, together with their parents, announce their engagement to be married.
The daughter of Douglas and Esther LaLonde of Gladstone, Erica is a 2003 graduate of Gladstone Area High School. She graduated in 2009 from Northern Michigan University where she earned her degree in surgical technology.
Joseph is the son of Dr. John and Ruthann Skellenger of Gladstone. He graduated from Gladstone High School in 2004 and from NMU in 2009 with a bachelor's degree in economics.
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The couple currently owns and operates Joe's One Stop, a general store in Rock.
Erica and Joseph will exchange wedding vows on Aug. 6 at First Lutheran Church in Gladstone.