David and Char Bouwkamp of Rockford are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Ryan Bouwkamp, to Kate DeBoode of Jenison.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Paul and Sue DeBoode of Jenison. She is a 2003 graduate of Jenison High School and 2008 graduate of Grand Valley State University, and is currently employed by Saint Mary’s Health Care.
The groom-elect is the son of David and Char Bouwkamp and Rhonda Williams, all of Rockford. He is a 2001 graduate of Rockford High School, and is currently employed by Centennial Wireless.
Attending the wedding will be best man Chad Maier, maid of honor Tricia Baumhower, along with groomsmen Chad McCoy, Matt Bouwkamp, Chris Meuser, Jerrad Reichert, Eric DeBoode, and bridesmaids Jodi MacFarland, Kieri Vis, Jodie Eaton, Cori TenHarmsel and Stephanie Wietecha.
An August 15, 2009, ceremony is planned at Rosewood Reformed Church in Jenison, and the couple will honeymoon in Mexico. The couple plans to reside