Timothy and Sandra Dec, of 58 Grant Ave., Auburn, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Elizabeth, to Nicholas Burton Verdi, son of Burton and Kathleen Verdi Jr., of 118 Van Anden St., Auburn.

Ms. Dec is attending Nazareth College. She is employed by Wegmans and the YMCA.

Mr. Verdi is a graduate of Cayuga Community College. He is employed by Community Computer and Wegmans.