Werner and Patricia Kostendt of Hudson, announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Kostendt, to Colin Prendergast, the son of Carole Prendergast and the late Joseph Prendergast of Chicago.

The bride-elect is a 2003 graduate of Hudson High School, 2011 graduate of George Washington University and 2014 graduate of Harvard University. She is employed at the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation in Princeton, New Jersey.

Her fiance is a 2000 graduate of Brother Rice High School and 2005 graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is employed at the city of Chicago Police Department.

The couple plans to wed this October, at St. James Catholic Church in Lemont, Illinois.