Amy Varel and Aaron McLean will be married Oct. 25, 2008.

James and Elizabeth Varel of Bartelso, Ill., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Varel, to Aaron McLean, son of Charlie and Linda McLean of Buckner.

Miss Varel, a 1997 graduate of Central Community High School, is a 2001 graduate of St. Louis University. She is project manager at Dmrkynetec in St. Louis.

Her fiancé, a 1994 graduate of Fort Osage High School, and a 1999 graduate of Central Missouri State University, is senior IT manager with AT&T in St. Louis.

An Oct. 25, 2008, wedding is planned at St. Cecilia Church in Bartelso.