Ericksen | Westom engagement

Aberdeen residents Christen Dane Westom and Kevin George Gavalis are engaged and planning to marry this fall.

The bride-to-be, daughter of Ken Westom Jr., of Aberdeen, and the late Roberta Westom, is a homemaker.

The intended groom, son of Richard and Nancy Gavalis of Bristol, N.H., has a bachelor’s degree and is attending college.

The couple plan to have their wedding on Aug. 31 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Montesano.