Julie Banz and Karl Snyder will be married in December 2008.

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Banz of Humboldt, Kan., wish to announce the engagement of their daughter, Julie Christine Banz, to Karl Snyder, the son of Mr. C.W. Snyder and the late Mary Carolyn Snyder, of Independence.

Miss Banz, a graduate of Kansas University, is a paralegal at Walters, Bender, Strohbehn, & Vaughan, P.C.

Her fiancé, a graduate of Longview Community College and DeVry Institute of Technology, is an IT analyst at Truman Medical Center.

A December 2008 wedding is planned.