Jim and Norine Rice of Helena are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Kari, to Erik Coate, son of Wilma Coate and the late Marc Coate, of Livingston.
Rice is a graduate of Capital High School and Carroll College, with a degree in political science. She is assistant program manager for Florence Crittenton Home and Services in Helena.
Coate graduated from Park Senior High School, received a criminal justice degree from Montana State University, and a law degree from University of Tulsa College of Law. He was previously the Livingston City Attorney and will be moving to Helena to take a position as Helena assistant city attorney.
The happy couple will be married on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at Helena First Assembly of God Church.