LOWELLVILLE -- David and Paulette Thornton, 4072 New Castle Road, are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Lori Thornton of the same address, and Brad Timko, 111 Chadwick Lane, Youngstown, a son of Joseph and Beth Timko, 9975 Middletown Road, Salem.
The bride-elect will graduate in the fall from Youngstown State University, where she is pursuing a degree in finance She is a billing clerk with Roth Bros. Inc., Youngstown.
Her fiance is the owner/president of Precision Pools and Spas Inc., Youngstown. He graduated from YSU with a degree in finance.
Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Church has been chosen by the couple for the open wedding they have planned for 1:30 p.m. Aug. 11. Invitations will be issued for their evening reception at Mr. Anthony's in Boardman.