Steve and Terri Tussey of Orient announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Tara Tussey to Ben Waigand, son of Phillip and Sharon Waigand of Thayer.
Tussey is a 2007 graduate of Orient-Macksburg High School. She graduated from Buena Vista University in 2011 with a degree in elementary education. Tussey is currently employed as third-grade teacher at Prescott Elementary School.
Waigand is a 2004 graduate of East Union High School. He graduated from Southwestern Community College in 2007. Waigand is currently self-employed as row crop farmer.
The couple plan a June 28 wedding in Indianola.