Engagement: Kelly Foster and Garrett Erstad

Kelly Foster and Garrett Erstad

Kelly Foster and Garrett Erstad

Kelly Foster, of Austin, Minnesota and Garrett Erstad of Austin, Minnesota, have announced their engagement.

Kelly is the daughter of Carol and Lowell Foster. Her grandparents are Ann Foster of Clark, South Dakota, and the late Lloyd and Jerry Foster of Estelline, South Dakota, and the late Vic and Angie Jensen of Adams, Minnesota.

She graduated from Austin High School in 2009 and Concordia University-St. Paul in 2014.

Garrett is the son of Barb and Greg Erstad. His grandparents are Evelyn Erstad of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and the late Glenn Erstad, the late Leroy and Wilma Broecher of Austin, Minnesota.

Garrett graduated from Austin High School in 2009 and Southwest Minnesota State University in 2013.

The couple will be wed in Austin on Dec. 13, 2014, in Austin and will reside in Austin following the wedding. Both are currently employed in Austin.

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