Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. Brechue, of 208 N. Seward Ave., Auburn, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Jane, to Alex J. Lawson, of North Syracuse.

Ms. Brechue is a graduate of Syracuse University, SUNY Fredonia and Auburn High School. She is employed as a special education teacher at Southside Academy Charter School.

Mr. Lawson is a graduate of Chittenango High School. He is employed by River Valley Foods.

An Oct. 21, 2017 wedding is planned.