The parents of Kelly Sue McElwee and Glen Edward Shade and son, Hunter Gage Shade, would like to announce their engagement.
Kelly is the daughter of Karl and Sandy McElwee of Palmyra. The maternal grandparents are Shirley Keller of Palmyra and the late Jim McLeod. Paternal grandparents re the late Buryl and Alberta McElwee of Palmyra.
Glen is the son of Matt and Shirley Shade of Palmyra. The maternal grandparents are the late Charlie and Mary Webb of Palmyra. The paternal grandparents are Sonny and Carlene Shade of rural Palmyra.
Kelly attended Palmyra High School, then received her LPN license from Hannibal Vocational College in 2010. She is employed as an LPN at Luther Manor Nursing Home of Hannibal.
Glen graduated from Palmyra High School in 2002. He is employed with Shade Trucking.
They enjoy spending time with Hunter and numerous outdoor activities.
A summer wedding is planned for 2014.