Herb and Norma Bessey of Waitsburg announce the engagement of son Michael Bessey to Genna Palmer, daughter of Larry and Jill Palmer of Garfield, Wash.
The bride-elect graduated in 2004 from Garfield-Palouse High School and in 2008 from Central Washington University with a bachelor’s in political science and law and justice and a minor in sociology. She also studied at Western Governors University where she received her elementary teaching certificate in 2012.
A 2004 graduate of Waitsburg High School, the groom-elect earned both associate in arts and associate in science degrees from Walla Walla Community College. At Eastern Washington University he received his bachelor’s in mechanical engineering in 2010.
An October 2013 wedding in Moscow, Idaho, is planned.
The couple will live in the Prescott area, where the groom-elect works for John Grant and Son farms and the bride-elect plans to work in local schools.