The engagement and upcoming marriage of Kristina Lucia Pallante and Charles Eugene Miller are being announced by the couple’s parents Mr. and Mrs. Mark Pallante of Niles, Ray Miller of Mineral Ridge and Joyce Miller of Niles.

Miss Pallante graduated from Niles McKinley High School, received a bachelor of science degree, cum laude, in middle childhood education in math and science from Youngstown State University. She is employed as a seventh-grade math teacher at Austintown Local Schools.

Mr. Miller is a graduate of Mineral Ridge High School and YSU, where he received a bachelor of science degree in middle childhood education in math and history. He is employed as a middle school history teacher at Summit Academy in Warren.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held April 11, 2015, at Mineral Ridge Church of Christ. Invitations will be issued for a reception to be held at Ciminero’s Banquet Centre in Niles.