Lawrence and Patricia Derus of Corcoran are pleased to announce the wedding engagement of their daughter, Anne Derus, to Benjamin Carlson, son of James and Nancy Carlson of Maple Grove.
Anne is a 2007 graduate of Buffalo High School and graduated from St. Catherine University in 2012 with a degree in Sign Language Interpreting. She is currently employed as an Educational K-12 Interpreter for the Northeast Metro Intermediate School District.
Ben is a 2006 graduate of Maple Grove High School and graduated from McNally Smith College of Music in 2010 with a degree in Performance Percussion. He is currently employed at J.P. Furniture and plays the drums on the weekends at Lord of Life and Nativity Lutheran Church.
A September 2013 wedding is planned in Corcoran. The couple will reside in Champlin.