Catherine Dawn Sherfey, Gladstone, Mo., and Brian Matthew Finnigin, Gladstone, Mo., announce their engagement to be married March 31, 2007, at Memorial Chapel, Fort Leavenworth.
The future bride is the daughter of retired Lt. Col. Lloyd W. and Linda D. Sherfey, Lansing. She is a 1995 graduate of Lansing High School and a 2000 graduate of the University of Kansas with a bachelor's degree in atmospheric science. She earned her master's degree in engineering management at KU in 2005.
The future groom is the son of Joyce A. Finnigin, Lansing, and James E. and Susan Finnigin, Gladstone, Mo.
He is a 1995 graduate of Lansing High School. He completed a five-year apprenticeship with the PipeFitters Local No. 533 in May 2003 and is a journeyman pipefitter working out of Local No. 533 in the Kansas City area.