GRANGER, Ind. -- The engagement of Lora Lee Welch and Mark Phillips, both of 20800 Homestead Road, Cupertino, Calif., is announced by her parents, Jack and Linda Welch, 11298 S. Lake Drive.
Parents of the future groom are Gomar and Eleanor Phillips, 611 N. Raccoon Road, Austintown.
The couple are planning to be married at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at Ventana Inn and Spa in Big Sur, Calif., where their evening reception also will be held. Invitations will be issued for both.
Miss Welch graduated from Youngstown State University with a bachelor's degree in professional writing and editing. She is a corporate communications analyst with Symantec Corp. in Cupertino and is pursuing a master's degree in public administration at San Jos & eacute; State University.
Mr. Phillips attended YSU and is attending the California Culinary Academy in San Francisco.