Margo Agnes Burton and John R. Gillaspy announce their engagement and plans for an April 18, 2009 wedding in Bellingham.
The prospective bride is the daughter of Tom and Jan Burton of Blaine. Margo graduated from Blaine High School, Whitman College, and Western Washington Univ. The prospective bridegroom is the son of Tom and Cathy Gillaspy of Stillwater, MN. John graduated from the Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison and Western Washington Univ.
The couple met while attending WWU for graduate school in geology. They both work as geologists in Whatcom and Skagit counties.
The proposal took place at Zuanich Point Park with a picnic dinner during the summer solstice. The wedding will take place next to the park in the Squalicum Boathouse.