Darrell and Mary Lou Wittekind of Marietta announce the engagement of their daughter, Jenna Beth Wittekind, to Ashley Ryan Carr, son of Robert and Diana Carr of Marietta.

The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Warren High School and attended the University of Charleston while pursuing a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She is an assistant ophthalmologist at Marietta Health Care Systems.

The prospective bridegroom is a 1997 graduate of Marietta High School and the Washington County Career Center with a degree in auto collision. He is an insurance agent with Robert Carr Insurance Agency.

A wedding is planned for Oct. 19 at The St. Mary Catholic Church in Marietta. A reception will follow at Andrew’s Hall on the campus of Marietta College.