Patterson — McInturff

ALLIANCE – Daniel and Sherry Patterson, Alliance; are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Stacy Beth Patterson, to Joshua Blake McInturff, son of William and Christine McInturff, Wadsworth.

The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of West Branch High School. She received associate’s and bachelor’s degrees in early childhood education from Kent State University and a master’s degree in reading and literacy from Marygrove College. She is currently a third grade teacher at Knox Elementary, Beloit.

Her fiance is a 2004 graduate of Wadsworth High School. He received a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Muskingum University. He is currently employed as a social service worker at Portage County Job and Family Services.

The couple is planning an Oct. 11, 2014 wedding in Gatlinburg, Tenn.