Katie Weidmaier of Holt and Ben Motter of Flint, Michigan, announce their engagement. They plan a June 7, 2014, wedding at St. Malachy on Times Square in New York.

Katie is the daughter of Kathy and David Weidmaier of Holt. Ben is the son of Tricia and Mark Motter of Flint.

The future bride graduated from Kearney High School in 2008, then attended the University of Michigan, where she obtained a Bachelor of Music Theater Arts in Performance. She is currently working equity in New York City.

The future groom graduated from Flint Central High School in 2006, then attended the University of Michigan, where he obtained a Beachelor of Science in Theater Design. He is currently working as the project manager of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.

Katie is the granddaughter of Marilyn and Gary Powell of Jefferson City, and Jim and Marnie Weidmaier of St. Joseph. Ben is the grandson of Margaret Motter of Flint.

After the wedding, they will honeymoon overseas. A reception will be held in their honor at a later date.

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