Together with their parents, Abbey Marie Valentine and Nicholas Ryan Easton announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Dan and Beth Patterson of Parkersburg and the Mike and Janna Valentine of Harrisville. She is the granddaughter of Gib and Marsha Jackson of Washington, W.Va., and the late Bill and Jean Valentine of Harrisville. She is a 2004 graduate of Valley Beauty School with a degree in cosmetology. She is employed by Patti Johns Day Spa.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Dwight and Stephanie Stauffer of Parkersburg. He is the grandson of Stephen and Rebecca Koreski of Mineral Wells and Patsy Bennett of Washington, W.Va. He is a 2007 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and a 2009 graduate of WYO Tech Institute with a degree in diesel technology. He is employed by the EPI Insulation Co. A May wedding is planned.