Kristan Taiclet and Matthew Muse are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Warner and Norma Sunderman Taiclet of Howland. Parents of the groom-elect are Trevor Muse of Reynoldsburg and the late Margaret Milliken Muse of Reynoldsburg.

Miss Taiclet is a 1998 graduate of Howland High School and a 2012 graduate of Youngstown State University with a bachelor of general studies degree. She is employed in Howland.

Mr. Muse is a 1988 graduate of Reynoldsburg High School. He is employed by Lowe’s in Howland.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held Oct. 26, 2013, at Bazetta Christian Church. Invitations have been issued for a reception to follow at Garden Brook Banquet Center.