Maria C. Patton of Columbiana, and Kevin J. Wingard of Sharon, Pa., are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of David and Josephine Patton Sr. of Austintown. Parents of the groom-elect are Nancy E. Wingard of Hermitage, Pa., and James L. Wingard Jr. of Mercer, Pa.

Miss Patton attended Youngstown State University. She is employed as a personal banker with Home Savings & Loan in Columbiana.

Mr. Wingard attended the George Washington University, YSU and TCTC. He is employed as an electrical supervisor with V & M Star in Youngstown.

The couple will exchange marriage vows during a 2 p.m. wedding ceremony to be held on April 27, 2013, at Victory Christian Center Church. Invitations will be extended for an evening reception to be held at Avon Oaks Ballroom.