Katie Elizabeth Hamilton and Francis Stephen Paladino, both of Wyoming, Mich., wish to announce their engagement. They are planning a Sept. 20, 2014, wedding at Ciccone Vineyard & Winery in Suttons Bay.
Katie is the daughter of Douglas Lee Hamilton and Elizabeth Hamilton of Alma, Mich. She graduated from Alma High School and also from Grand Valley State University. Katie is employed by David D. Hunting YMCA and also works as a private nanny in Grand Rapids.
Francis is the son of Francis Paladino and Annette Paladino of Traverse City. He graduated from St. Francis High School and from Northwestern Michigan College. He currently is a student at Grand Valley State University. Francis is employed by Dick’s Sporting Goods. He also is interning for Natural Resources Conservation Services in Ottawa County.