Sarah Altman of Presque Isle and Pat Bedford of Posen announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Carl "Preach" and Bonnie Altman of Hawks. Sarah is also the daughter of the late Jackie Altman. The future groom is the son of Pam and John Styma of Posen, and Patrick Bedford of Presque Isle.
Sarah is a 2001 graduate of Rogers City High School and a 2007 graduate of Eastern Michigan University in Fine Arts, with a post-baccalaureate in Visual Arts Education. She is employed by Alpena Public Schools and Art in the Loft.
Pat is a 1999 graduate of Posen High School and received a certificate in Auto Mechanics from Alpena Community College. Pat is employed by Northeastern Transfer.
The couple will exchange vows Aug. 25, 2012 on Grand Lake.