Shannon-Plutschack Engagement

Posted Online: Nov. 01, 2012, 11:51 am
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Announcement is made of the engagement of Kayla Marie Shannon, Geneseo, and David Joseph Plutschack, Muskego, Wis. She is the daughter of Tim and Karen Shannon, Geneseo. He is the son of Diane Plutschack, Muskego, and the late Mark Plutschack.
The couple will be married Nov. 10, 2012, at St. John's Catholic Church, Creighton University, Omaha, Neb. The reception is at the Hilton Omaha.
Kayla graduated from JD Darnall High School, Geneseo, in 2005 and Creighton University, Omaha, in 2010 with a Bachelor of Health Science degree and a doctorate of occupational therapy.
David graduated from Muskego High School, Muskego in 2005 and Creighton University in 2010 with a Bachelor of Health Science degree and a doctorate of occupational therapy.
They are employed as traveling occupational therapists with Reflectx Staffing.



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