Rod and LeaAnn Fadden of Sumas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Marla Fadden, to David Nelson, son of the late David and Linda Nelson of Bellingham. The couple are planning a Sept. 2011 wedding in LaConner, Wa. Marla graduated from Aveda Institute of Las Vegas. David served as a Marine in Iraq doing satellite communi- cation work. They have since reloc- ated to Plant- ation, Florida, for Dave's job.