NILES -- Sandra L. Butler of Niles is announcing the engagement of her daughter, Brandie Lane Butler of Paddock Club Drive, Brandon, Fla., and Robert Allen Starr of Dawn Ridge Court, Brandon.
Parents of the prospective groom are Robert and Laura Starr of Crete, Ill.
Miss Butler earned an associate degree from Florida College in Temple Terrace, Fla., and graduated from Kent State University with a bachelor's degree in deaf education. She teaches the deaf and hearing-impaired at Seminole Heights Elementary School in Tampa, Fla.
Mr. Starr, the owner of Robert A. Starr, P.E Civil Engineering in Brandon, holds an associate from Florida College and a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from South Florida College in Tampa.
The couple will issue invitations for their early autumn wedding to be held at Laurel Wood Gardens in Dade City, Fla., and for their reception afterward.