Gonzalez-Knox Engagement


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Posted Online: Feb. 07, 2013, 8:14 am
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Announcement is made of the engagement of Jessica Gonzalez and Lucas Knox, both of East Moline. She is the daughter of Jesus Gonzalez, East Moline. He is the son of Penny and Kenny Knox, East Moline.
The couple will be married on Oct. 12, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran, Moline. The reception will follow at the i wireless Center.
They graduated from United Township High School, East Moline, and Monmouth College.
She is employed at Village Inn, Moline. He is employed at Deere and Co., Moline.












 



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