Marie Hegarty and Pete Dudenhefer III announce their engagement and plans for an October 18, 2008 wedding at The Majestic in Bellingham, WA.
The prospective bride is the daughter of Harry Hegarty and Katherine Morris, both of Bellingham. Marie is a graduate of Squalicum High School, Bellingham Technical College and Whatcom Community College. She is self-employed.
The prospective groom is the son of Pete Dudenhefer, Jr. of New Orleans, LA and Sondra Capraro of Houston, TX. Pete is a graduate of Alief-Hastings High School in Houston and Texas A&M University's College of Veterinary Medicine. He is employed as a veterinarian at Fountain Veterinary Hospital in Bellingham.
The proposal took place October 18, 2007 under the moonlight on Jamaica Beach in Galveston, Texas. Pete wrote Marry Me? in the sand.