Natalie Rae Werda of Charlottesville, Va., and William Paul Burns of Zion Crossroads, Va., announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Ray and Laura Werda of Alpena, and Larry and Jean Hanner of Ossineke. The future groom is the son of Larry and Jackie Burns of Stanton, and Tammy Hammer of Kentwood.
Natalie received a Bachelor of Science in Education Degree from Central Michigan University in 2004 and attended Augusta Health Center for Clinical Laboratory Science in Fishersville, Va., graduating in 2010. She is currently employed by the University of Virginia Medical Center as a medical laboratory scientist.
William received a Doctorate of Pharmacy Degree from Ferris State University in 2007. He is currently employed by Augusta Health Center and CVS Pharmacy as a Pharmacist.
The couple will exchange their wedding vows July 28, 2012 in Ossineke.