Christy Sue Edler and Patrick Martin, together with their families, announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of John W. and Susan C. Edler of Irving. She is a 2006 graduate of Gowanda Central School and in 2012 was awarded a doctorate of physical therapy from Daemen College. She is employed as a physical therapist at Autumn View in Hamburg.

The prospective groom is the son of William and Phyllis Martin of Lanham-Seabrook, Maryland. He is a 2004 graduate of DeMatha Catholic High School. In 2012, he earned his degree in journalism at Buffalo State. He is currently employed as an account executive with UPS in Buffalo.

An outdoor wedding is planned for Aug. 22.