Brandi Pinkham and Timothy Margis are announcing their engagement and approaching marriage. She is the daughter of James and Paula Pinkham of Lake Geneva, Wis., and Daniel and Kimberly Galvan of Griffith, Ind. He is the son of David and Carla Margis of LaSalle.

The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Putnam County High School and attended Illinois Valley Community College.

Her fiancé is a 2006 graduate of LaSalle-Peru High School and received an associate’s degree in 2008 from Illinois Valley Community College.

The couple will be married Aug. 2 at St. Patrick Church in LaSalle.