Karen Lynn Schlachter of Kingsley and formerly of Canton, Ohio, and Jonathan Allyn Goethals of Kingsley, wish to announce their engagement. The couple are planning an April 5, 2014, wedding.
Karen is the daughter of Gary and Gaye Schlachter of Waterford, Mich.
She received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, and is the support staff supervisor at Pine Rest-Outpatient Mental Health Clinic.
Jonathan’s mother and stepfather are Bonnie and Robert Scheele of Traverse City.
His father and stepmother are Scott and Ruth Goethals of Grawn. Jonathan graduated from Kingsley High School and is employed as a route driver by Aunt Millie’s Bakeries.