MICHAEL AND Cindy Burns of Martins Ferry, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Marie Burns to Gregory Alexander Sipe, son of Gregory Sipe, Latorbe, Pa., and Susan Sipe, Greensburg, Pa.. Katie is the granddaughter of Jack and Carol Paulsen, Martins Ferry, and the late Robert and Lois Burns.
The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Saint John Central High School and she earned a bachelor of science degree in dietetics in 2009 from Seton Hill University. She is employed by the Children's Institute in Pittsburgh, Pa. as a registered pediatric dietitian.
Her fiance is a 2003 graduate of Derry Area High School. He attended Seton Hill University and majored in social work. Alex is employed by Dynavox Technologies in Pittsburgh, Pa.
KATIE MARIE BURNS
GREGORY ALEXANDER SIPE
The couple will exchange vows on May 21, 2011 at Oglebay Resort in Wheeling, W.Va.