Addie Rae Hillmer of Vinton and Jacob Alan Manternach of Hopkinton, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Parents of the couple are Holli Hillmer (Michael Carr) and Gary Hillmer (Jamie Blanchard) of Eldora, and Chris and Sharon Manternach of Hopkinton.

Addie is a graduate of South Hardin High School, in Eldora and Jacob is a graduate of Monticello High School. Both, Addie and Jacob, are graduates of Iowa State University. Addie obtained degrees in Animal Ecology and Agronomy. Jacob earned his degree in Dairy Science.

Currently, Addie is employed by the United States Department of Agriculture in the Natural Resources Conservation Service Agency, as a Soil Conservationist, in Anamosa. Jacob works in partnership with his parents on their family dairy farm located just north of Monticello.

The couple will exchange vows Nov. 17 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, in Monticello.