Bliss Vodochodsky, 21, and William Cruz, 23, have announced their engagement. Bliss is the eldest daughter of Danny and Teresa Vodochodsky Jr., Tama. William is the son of Isaias and Elena Cruz of Manassas, Va.
The bride graduated from South Tama County High School in 2009, then attended William Penn University. She now attends Ashworth College as a full time student, and is nannying part time.
The groom graduated from Manassas Park High School in 2006 and was a single-time state champ in wrestling. He was then recruited by Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, N.C. After wrestling for Belmont for a year, he transfered to William Penn University.
He now works full time as a Relationship Banker for BB&T bank.
The couple has set the wedding date for June 23, 2012. The ceremony will be held at Pilgrim Heights Camp and Retreat Center in the outdoor chapel. There will be a reception following at the Tama American Legion.
As newlyweds they will be honeymooning by driving down the east coast to the Florida Keys.