Kathleen Smith and Eric Murtaugh, along with their parents, announce their engagement.
Miss Smith is the daughter of Harold and Lois Smith of Brocton, N.Y. Her fiance is the son of Patrick and Vicky Murtaugh of Buffalo, N.Y.
Miss Smith is a 2000 graduate of Brocton Central School, earned a bachelor's degree in finance in 2004 from St. Bonaventure University, a bachelor's degree in mathematics education in 2007 and a master's degree in mathematics education in 2009 from the State University at Fredonia. She is employed as a high school math teacher by Jamestown Public Schools. Her fiance attended Kenmore East Senior High School in Tonawanda and graduated from The Gunnery in Washington, Conn. in 2001. He earned a bachelor's degree in government in 2005 from St. Lawrence University. He is employed at Patterson Logistics Services Inc. in Tonawanda, and is the editor-in-chief of the website One Foot Down.
An Aug. 2, 2014 wedding is planned.