The parents of Katherine Himmelberger announce her engagement to James Brown, both of San Jose, Calif.
Katherine is the daughter of Dominie Heiser of Milton-Freewater and Mike Himmelberger of Prescott. She graduated in 2003 from Walla Walla High School, in 2005 from Columbia Basic College, Pasco, and in in 2008 from San Francisco State University.
James is the son of Lynn and Ann Brown of Campbell, Calif. He graduated in 1999 from Westmont High School, Campbell, and in 2007 from San Jose State University.
Both work for Granite Construction Co. in Santa Clara, Calif.
A Sept. 21, 2013, wedding is planned at Carmel (Calif.) Beach.