Ron and Bonnie Stoops of Boardman are announcing the engagement of their daughter, Melanie Lynn Stoops, and Justin Kurzweil, both of Tallmadge.
Parents of the future groom are Alan and Paula Kurzweil of Akron.
The couple are planning a 1:30 p.m. April 20 open wedding ceremony at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Invitations will be extended for an evening reception at the Lake Club in Poland.
The bride-elect earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Youngstown State University and a master’s degree in nurse anesthesia from Case Western Reserve University. She is a nurse anesthetist at Akron Children’s Hospital in Akron.
The prospective groom earned a bachelor’s degree from Miami University, a bachelor’s degree in nursing from University of Akron and a master’s degree in nurse anesthesia from Case Western Reserve University. He is a nurse anesthetist for Professional Anesthesia Services at Summa Health Care in Akron.