Jeffrey and Robin Birke, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Rose Birke, Bourbon, to Derek Shawn Hoke, Bourbon, son of Earl Hoke and Tina Thompson, both of Sullivan.
Kayla graduated from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in 2007 and from Lindenwood University in 2011 with a bachelor of business administration. She is employed by Washington Surgery Center Inc., as business office manager.
Derek graduated from Sullivan High School in 2005. He is employed by Valent Aerostructures as a brake operator.
The couple plan a Dec. 28, 2013, wedding at 2 p.m. at St. Joseph-Neier Catholic Church.