Hammel, Bakula to wed Aug. 9

Sarah Hammel of Dorchester and Jason Bakula of Fort Atkinson are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. The couple plans to exchange vows August 9 at St. John’s Nepomucene Catholic Church in Fort Atkinson. A reception will be held following the ceremony at the Echo Valley Banquet and Reception Hall in West Union.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Charles and Deborah Hammel of Dorchester. She is a 2006 graduate of Waukon Senior High and a 2010 graduate of Simpson College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. She is currently employed as a Quality Scientist at Zoetis, an animal pharmaceutical company located in Charles City.
The groom-elect is the son of John and Nancy Bakula of Fort Atkinson. He is a 2007 graduate of Turkey Valley High School and a 2009 graduate of Northeast Iowa Community College with a degree in Ag Productions and Agronomy. He is currently employed at Farmer’s Mill in Protivin.