YOUNGSTOWN -- The engagement of Amy Kathleen Kottar of Grove City, Ohio, and Michael Douglas Akers of Lucasville is announced by her parents, Michael and Kathleen Kottar of Youngstown.
The prospective groom is a son of Ms. Pamela Akers of Wheelersburg.
The couple have chosen Oct. 5 for their wedding at 12:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Grove City. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and also for an afternoon reception at Oakhurst Country Club in Grove City.
Miss Kottar graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in nursing. She is a critical-care trauma nurse at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
Mr. Akers, a trooper with Ohio State Highway Patrol in Jackson, attended the University of Cincinnati.