Carissa Schumaker and Brian Faletti, both of Diamond, Ill., are engaged to be married on Oct. 26, 2013.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Carolyn and Ray Jackson of Seneca. She is also the granddaughter of James and Violet Shockey of Seneca. The prospective groom is the son of Dominic Faletti of Wilmington, Ill., and Cynthia Tinsman of Diamond.
Carissa graduated from Seneca Township High School, attended Illinois State University and is currently taking classes at Joliet Junior College. Carissa wors full-time at United Meters, Inc. in Morris.
Brian graduated from Coal City High School. After high school, Brian joined the United States Marine Corps. He is the production supervisor for Hester Millwork & Cabinets, Inc. in Coal City.