— Ralph and Karen Mraz of Rome announce the engagement of their daughter, Laurie-Beth Mraz, to Brian Lucas Pattie, son of Steve Pattie of Solon and Linda Pattie of Willoughby.
The bride-to-be graduated from Grand Valley High School in 1999 and received her bachelor of music degree in musical theater from Baldwin-Wallace University Conservatory of Music in 2003. She is a paralegal with Spangenberg Shibley & Liber LLP of Cleveland.
Her fiancé, a 2000 graduate of Lake Catholic High School, received his bachelor of arts degree in business, management/marketing, from Baldwin-Wallace in 2004. He is vice president of branch operations for Pattie Group Inc. and chief executive officer for LandsKeepers Five Star LLC of Novelty.
The couple will be married in a closed ceremony 2 p.m. Oct. 12 at Orwell North Presbyterian Church. A closed reception will be at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake.