Royce and Rhonda Hoemann, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Miranda Hoemann, Washington, to Ryan Pickens, Washington, son of Barbara Pickens, Villa Ridge, and Dwayne and Janice Pickens, St. Charles.

Miranda has a Bachelor of Science of Nursing (BSN) and is employed by Mercy Hospital Washington.

Ryan is employed by Engineered Plumbing Systems.

The couple plan a Dec. 14, 2013, wedding at 1:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Washington.