The engagement and upcoming marriage of Brittany McElwain and Kurtis Dalessandri, both of Farmdale, are being announced by the couple’s parents, Rex and Christine McElwain of Farmdale, Tony Dalessandri of Farmdale, and Irene Young of New Castle.

Miss McElwain is a 2008 graduate of Joseph Badger High School, and a 2013 graduate of the University of Cincinnati. She is employed as a product engineer at Cincinnati Thermal Spray in Cincinnati.

Mr. Dalessandri graduated from Joseph Badger High School in 2005 and is attending Kent State University. He is employed as a welder/ electrical tester at Control Transformer in Cortland.