Shannon VanDalen of Lynden and David Heutink of Sumas announce their engagement and plans for a March 6, 2009 wedding in Nooksack.
Shannon is daughter of Scott and Eileen VanDalen of Lynden. She is a graduate of Lynden High School and Whatcom Community College and is employed by Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance.
David is the son of Del & Karen Heutink of Sumas. He is a graduate of Lynden Christian High School and is employed by Stremler Gravel and Vedder Mountain Dairy.
The proposal took place while celebrating Shannon's birthday.