Dennis and Andrea Pylypiak of Macedonia are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Katherine Pylypiak, to Benjamin Detwiler. He is the son of Samuel and Monica Detwiler of Columbiana.
The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Nordonia High School. She received a bachelor's degree in psychology from Youngstown State University in 2009, and a master's of occupational therapy from Cleveland State University in 2011.
Her fiance is a 2005 graduate of South Range High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and a bachelor of accounting and business administration from YSU in 2011 and is currently pursuing a master's degree in electrical engineering at Stanford University.
The couple is planning a 2 p.m. March 31 open wedding ceremony at the United Methodist Church of Macedonia.
Invitations are being issued for an evening reception at the SYB Hall in Stow.