Connor Strader and Jacob Tanking, both of Kansas City, are happy to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Ryan Strader of Holton and Melissa Holliday of Soldier. Her grandparents are Linda Strader and the late Ronald Strader of Holton, Candy Loving of Topeka and John Vesel of Irving, Texas.
The future groom is the son of Greg and Susan Tanking of Holton. His grandparents are Larry and Alberta Tanking of Holton and Bill and Saundra Renner of Mayetta.
Both Connor (Class of 2013) and Jacob (Class of 2012) graduated from Holton High School.
Connor received a bachelor’s degree in exercise science in 2016 from Ottawa University. She is currently a second-year student at The University of Kansas Medical Center pursing a master of occupational therapy degree. She will graduate in May 2020.
Jacob received a bachelor’s degree in social science in 2017 from Kansas State University. He is an account manager at Signature Landscape in Olathe.
The couple will wed on June 8 at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Roeland Park.