Elizabeth Broughton & Bryan Hartbeck

Mr. and Mrs. David Broughton of Chesterfield are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Ashley, to Bryan David Hartbeck, son of Janet Hartbeck and the late Michael Hartbeck of O’Fallon, Mo.

Elizabeth is the granddaughter of Pat and the late Jack Quinn of Glendale, and the late Melvin and Grace Broughton of Shelbina, Mo. Bryan is the grandson of Mary and the late David Mehegan, and the late Richard and Patricia Hartbeck, all of St. Louis.

Elizabeth graduated from Ursuline Academy and and Saint Louis University, and works as a nurse practitioner at St. Louis Children's Hospital. Bryan attended St. Dominic High School and University of Missouri – St. Louis, earning a degree in management information systems.

The couple began dating in high school, and after a decade together, Bryan rang in the new year by popping the question. They are to be married on Sept. 7 in a ceremony at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, followed by a reception at The Chase Park Plaza. After honeymooning on the Riviera Maya in Mexico, they will make their home in Kirkwood.



Carrie Hefley & Drew Gurley

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Hefley of Chesterfield are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Carrie Michelle, to John Andrew Gurley, son of Todd and Sheila Gurley of Sunset Hills.

The bride-to-be attended St. Joseph’s Academy and graduated from University of Missouri in 2007. She works as a child life specialist at Ranken Jordan Pediatric Specialty Hospital.

The future groom is a graduate of Lindbergh High School and also attended University of Missouri, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in 2005. He is a founding partner of Redbird Advisors, a national insurance marketing organization headquartered in St. Louis.

Although Carrie and Drew’s paths crossed many times during college, they did not meet until mutual friends brought them together. Drew made an already important occasion momentous when he proposed to Carrie after they closed on their new home.

The couple is to be married on Oct. 5 in a ceremony at Ascension Catholic Church, followed by a reception at the Crowne Plaza in Clayton. After honeymooning in Aruba, they will make their home in Ballwin.

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