Peterson and Bauer announce their plans for July ceremony

Joseph Bauer and Katie Peterson

Joseph Bauer and Katie Peterson

Katie Susanne Peterson, daughter of Gary and Lucinda Peterson of Warsaw, and Joseph Kurt Bauer, son of Kurt and Kathy Bauer of St. Louis, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

Peterson of St. Charles is a 2007 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, where she earned a bachelor of journalism. She is employed by Osborn & Barr of St. Louis as a public relations assistant account executive.

Her fiancé, Bauer, is a 2007 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, where he earned a bachelor of science in business administration. He is employed at Fabick CAT of Fenton as a territory manager.

The couple plan a July wedding.