Ralph and Joan Bowe of Powell announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura, to Bradley Wheaton, son of Timothy and Mary Wheaton of Belvidere, Ill.
The bride-to-be graduated from Worthington Kilbourne High School in 2003 and received her degree from Virginia Tech.
She is an architect who coordinates community planning projects at the Neighborhood Design Center in Baltimore, Md.
Her fiance graduated from Boylan Catholic High School in 2002. He also is a graduate of the University of Illinois and holds a doctorate in aeronautics and astronautics from Purdue University.
He is employed at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Md.
The wedding will take place this spring in St. Louis.