Engagements

Abel - Cloyd Engagement

Abel - Cloyd

Jon and Mary Abel of Cedar Rapids, IA, announce the engagement of their daughter Elli Margaret Abel to Bradley Michael Cloyd, son of Jeffrey Cloyd of Ames, IA, and Brenda Weigel of Ames, IA.


Grandparents of the bride are Harry and Linda Miller of McGregor, IA, and Harry and Marlene Abel of Marquette, IA.


Grandparents of the groom are Neale and Shirley Cloyd of Ames, IA, and Larry and Lois Pedigo of Ames, IA.


The bride-to-be attended Iowa State University in Ames, IA, and graduated with a B.S. in mechanical engineering and B.S. in environmental studies. She is a mechanical engineer at Shive-Hattery Architecture & Engineering in Des Moines, IA.


Her fiance graduated from Iowa Culinary Institute at DMACC in Ankeny, IA. He is the owner and operator of The Funny Onion in Ames, IA.


A Sept. 28, 2019, wedding is planned in Prairie du Chien, WI.