Elizabeth Ruth Dicken and David Benjamin Rickard, both of Fostoria, announce their engagement and approaching July 20, 2013, wedding.

Elizabeth is the daughter of David and Anna Wiles of Fostoria. She graduated in 1997 from Bettsville High School and in 2009 from Brown Mackie College. She is a dispatcher for SCAT.

David, the son of Frankie Gunder of Bowling Green and Donald and Trish Rickard of Bradner, graduated in 2007 from Lakota High School. He is self-employed and operates a vending service.