Erika Snedden of Rapid City and Nicholas Ascione of Williamsburg announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of George and Brenda Snedden of Alpena. Erika is a 1998 graduate of Alpena High School and a 2001 graduate of Alpena Community College. She is employed by Dewey Insurance Agency in Kalkaska.

The future groom is the son of Ronald and Janice Ascione of Williamsburg. Nicholas is a 1998 graduate of Traverse City West High School and is employed by Grand Traverse Crane as an overhead crane technician.

The couple will exchange wedding vows Nov. 2, 2013 at Castle Farms in Charlevoix.