The engagement and upcoming marriage of Kristy Lyn Westenfelder and Brett William Peplow are being announced by their parents, Keith and Judy Westenfelder of Lordstown and Christine Peplow-Hanlon of Craig Beach. The groom-elect is also the son of the late William Peplow.

Miss Westenfelder is a graduate of Lordstown High School and the English Nanny and Governess School in Chagrin Falls. She is employed as a certified professional nanny in Yorktown, Va.

Mr. Peplow graduated from North Jackson High School and received an associate’s degree in computer-aided drafting and design from ITT Technical Institute. He is employed as an electrical designer at Newport News Shipbuilding, a Division of Huntington Ingalls.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held Aug. 31, 2013, at the House Mountain Inn in Lexington, Va. Invitations will be issued for the wedding and a reception to follow.