Renee Walczynski and Nathan Alvar, both of Duluth, plan to be married July 18 in Sacred Heart Music Center in Duluth.
Her parents are Thomas and Maureen Walczynski of Duluth. His parents are Gary and Vicki Alvar of Duluth.
The future bride, a 2008 graduate of Duluth Denfeld High School, graduated from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is a registered nurse in pediatrics at Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth.
The future groom, a 2008 graduate of Duluth Denfeld High School, is an Afghanistan War veteran after serving four years of active duty in the Air Force. He is an avionics specialist at Cirrus Aircraft in Hermantown.
Photo by Jesse Alvar.