Phillip and Marilyn Armstrong of Warwick, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Armstrong, to Justin LaPietra, son of Joseph and Kathi LaPietra of Westerly.
The future bride is a graduate of Pilgrim High School and the University of Rhode Island. She is employed as a math teacher by the Chariho Regional School District.
The future groom is a graduate of Westerly High School and the University of Rhode Island. He is currently employed by Project Genesis in Willimantic, Conn.
Jennifer and Justin met years ago at work. Their friendship eventually grew and with time they fell in love. Justin surprised Jennifer with an engagement ring on March 29 at her home. They are planning to marry on Oct. 13, 2013, at St. Benedict’s Church in Warwick, followed by an evening reception at Warwick Country Club.