Mary Sanford Allen Wysocki and John Arthur Howe of Hilton Head Island announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Mrs. William Wheat Allen Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla., and the late Mr. William Wheat Allen Jr.
The groom-elect is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Arthur Howe of Lenexa, Kansas and Kerrville, Texas.
The bride-elect received her Bachelor of Science in Fashion Merchandising from Florida State University in 1976. She is currently employed as the Resort Shop Manager at The Crowne Plaza Resort on Hilton Head.
The groom-elect received his Bachelor of Science in Math and Physics from Lincoln Memorial University in 1964. He was awarded his MBA from The University of Hartford in 1976. He is a retired financial advisor from Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley.
The wedding is planned Feb. 19, 2012 on Hilton Head Island.