Steven and Maretta Gillard of Mt.Erie are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Rachelle Ann Gillard to Nicholas Anthony Zdan, son of Stan and Paula Zdan of Cisne.
Rachelle is the granddaughter of Eddie & Shelby Gillard of Mt.Erie and the late Bill & Marie Krug of Mt.Erie. Rachelle graduated from Cisne High School in 2008 and received her Associate’s in Applied Science and Arts from Frontier Community College in December 2009. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Merchandising with a minor in Marketing from Southern Illinois University Carbondale in May 2012.
Nick is the grandson of Stan & Ann Zdan of Cisne and Ronald & Charlotte Aissie of Carterville.
Nick graduated from Cisne High School in 2008, started at Frontier Community College then transferred to Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2009. Nick joined the United States Air Force and graduated from Basic Training in September 2012. Following his graduation, Nick has been to Keesler AFB in Biloxi, Mississippi for the first half of his Avionic Tech School training and is currently finishing up the second half at Sheppard AFB in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Nick and Rachelle plan to exchange their vows April 27th, 2013 at the Enterprise United Methodist Church. The couple will be stationed at Hurlburt Field AFB in Mary Esther, Florida. Formal invitations will be sent.