The engagement of Casey Michelle Little and Zachary Dean Scharnhorst, both of Quincy, has been announced by her parents, Bryan and Penny Little. Mr. Scharnhorst is a son of Dave Scharnhorst and Valeria Paden.
The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Quincy Senior High, and a 2010 graduate of Western Illinois University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. Miss Little continued her education at WIU and earned her Master of Arts in Sociology in 2012. Miss Little is currently pursuing her second master's degree in counseling at Quincy University and will graduate in May of 2020. Miss Little is employed by Quincy Public Schools as the School Administration Manager (SAM) for Social Emotional Leaning at Baldwin Elementary.
The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of Quincy Senior High. Mr. Scharnhorst is a 2007 graduate of Southern Illinois University of Carbondale where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology. Mr. Scharnhorst is employed by Stratas Foods as the Plant Superintendent.
The couple will be married Sept. 26, 2020, at Lakeview Weddings in Camp Point, Ill.