Mary Kate Malikowski and Tucker Patnode

Mary Kate Malikowski and Tucker Patnode, along with their families, announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Joe and Sandy Malikowski of Fredonia and the granddaughter of Mary and Frank Mirek. She is a 2003 graduate of Fredonia High School and a 2008 graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology. She is currently employed as a web developer.

The prospective groom is the son of Ed Patnode and Barbara Clapsaddle of Clarence. He is a 2002 graduate of Clarence High School and a 2006 graduate of SUNY Buffalo. He is currently employed as an engineer.

The couple is planning a wedding for October of 2013.