Karl, Krus plan to exchange their wedding vows July 30

Julie Karl, daughter of Mike and Maggie Karl of Oakville, and Tom Krus, son of Ron Krus of South City and Judy Krus of Oakville, announce their en-gagement and forthcoming marriage.

Karl of Oakville, earned a bachelor of science degree in communications and a master of arts degree in education: special education, and is employed by the Special School District as a teaching assistant for the Clayton School District. She also works at Illusions Color Spa in Oakville as a customer service representative.

Her fiance, Krus of Oakville, earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration and is employed by the St. Clair Corp. of St. Louis as a sales representative.

The couple plan a July 30 wedding at St. Michael the Archangel in Shrewsbury.