Don and Sandi Denmark, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter Ashley Denmark to Derek Peterson, both of Lawrence.
The bride-to-be is a Free State High school graduate. She attended Kansas City Kansas Community College for two years. She works at First State Bank and Trust.
The future groom is the son of Tina Smith, McLouth; Dennis Crank, Lawrence; and Tony Peterson, Eudora. He graduated from McLouth High School. He works for Kansas University's landscaping department.
The couple plan a May 15, 2004, wedding in Memorial Chapel at Fort Leavenworth.