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Facker and Etheridge are engaged

Staff reports

Jessica Lynn Facker, Champaign, is engaged to Alex Michael Etheridge, Champaign.

The ceremony will take place October 31, 2009 in Peoria.

Parents of the bride are David and Kathy Facker, East Peoria; parents of the groom are Michael and Lorine Etheridge, Aledo.

Jessica recently graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Human Development and Family Studies. She will be joining staff with Campus Crusade for Christ at the University of Illinois. Alex recently graduated with a degree in Business Administration - Marketing from the University of Illinois. He will also be joining staff with Campus Crusade for Christ at the University of Illinois.