The engagement of Danielle Jo VanFleet and Gregory James Dowdall has been announced by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. David VanFleet of rural Dallas City. Mr. Dowdall is a son of Rusty and Barbara Dowdall of rural Hamilton.
The bride-elect graduated from LaHarpe High School in LaHarpe in 2005 and from Western Illinois University in 2011 with a bachelor's degree in elementary education. She is employed by Sts. Peter and Paul Elementary School in Nauvoo.
The prospective bridegroom graduated from Hamilton High School in 2003 and from Quincy University in 2008 with a master's degree in business administration. He farms with his family near rural Elvaston.
A Dec. 8 wedding is planned in Elvaston Presbyterian Church.