Announcement of the engagement of Lori Puhalla and Daniel Dota is being made by their parents, James and Patti Puhalla of Boardman and Daniel and Dolores Dota of Girard.
The couple have planned an open ceremony for 2 p.m. May 25 at St. Rose Church in Girard, and invitations will be extended for a reception to be held that evening at The Embassy in Youngstown.
Miss Puhalla, a graduate of Youngstown State University with a degree in early childhood education, is a kindergarten teacher with Warren City Schools.
Her fiance holds a degree in physical and health education from YSU, where he is pursuing a master's degree. He is a strength and fitness teacher with the Warren schools.