Rebecca Barlow, Shawn Birch

TORONTO – Rebecca Barlow of Toronto and Shawn Birch of Mozart, W.Va., are engaged.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Stephen and Myrtle Barlow of Toronto. A 2006 graduate of Edison Local High School, she earned her bachelor’s degree in elementary education in 2011 from Franciscan University of Steubenville and her master’s degree in education from there in 2013. She is program manager for a provider agency in St. Clairsville.

Her fiance is the son of James and Theresa Birch of Elm Grove, W.Va., and is a 2006 graduate of John Marshall High School. He is a production consultant and contractor for an oil and gas production company near Wheeling.

The couple will exchange vows in September at Oglebay in Wheeling.