Mark and Sharon Sperlazza of Wellsburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachael E. Sperlazza, to Francesco A. Ferrise, son of Bernard and Debra Ferrise of Follansbee.
Sperlazza is a 2011 graduate of West Liberty University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. She is employed with Brooke-Hancock Family Resource Network, working in drug prevention.
Ferrise studied business administration at West Liberty State College. He is an inside commercial sales supervisor at Waste Management.
An Aug. 31 wedding is planned.