Valeri -- Blakeley

Col. and Mrs. Mark A. Valeri of Forest Hill, Md., announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexandra Marie Valeri of Forest Hill, to Mathew James Blakeley of Abingdon, Md., son of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Blakeley, of Port Deposit, Md.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gus Valeri of Dacula. She is a graduate of the Robert Paul Academy of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences and is employed as a hair stylist.

The future groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Molloy of Port Deposit, and is a graduate of Perryville High School and is employed with America Infrastructure.

The wedding is planned for Sept. 8 at Swan Harbor Farm in Havre de Grace, Md.