Sherry Ann Brode and James Edward Bridges Jr., both of Tyrone, are engaged to be married.
Miss Brode is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Brode of Altoona.
She is a 1999 graduate of Altoona Area High School.
She is employed by Colonial Courtyard, Tyrone.
Mr. Bridges is the son of James Bridges and Vickie Bridges, both of Tyrone.
He is a 1997 graduate of Tyrone Area High School.
He is employed by Hearthside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, State College.
A Sept. 14 wedding is being planned at Faith United Church of Christ, Altoona.