Brian and Mary Ott of Sugar Grove announce the engagement of their son, Michael Ott, to Lauren Downing, daughter of John and Betty Downing of Roscoe, Ill.
The bride is a 2005 graduate of Honoegah Community High School in Rockton, Ill., and a 2009 graduate of Bradley University, with a B.S. in civil engineering. She is employed by Sargent & Lundy as a civil engineer.
The groom is a 2004 graduate of Kaneland High School in Maple Park, and a 2008 graduate of Bradley University with a B.S. in civil engineering with environmental option. He is employed by Strand Associates as a civil engineer.
The wedding ceremony will be Oct. 16, 2010, at Cross & Crown Lutheran Church, Roscoe, Ill. The couple will honeymoon in Mexico.