Bob and Dianne Blades, White Salmon, announce the engagement of their daughter Teddi to Sarkis Garabedian, son of Valerie Svess, Nevada, and Ric Garabedian, Sacramento, Calif.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Columbia High School in White Salmon and June graduate of Western Washington University with a degree in sociology. She is currently employed by Children's Garden Learning Center as an assistant teacher, while completing certification classes.
The future groom is also a graduate of Columbia High School and a June graduate of Western Washington University with a degree in finance and a master's degree in business administration. He is currently employed by Piper Jaffray as a bond analyst.
The couple plan a July 30, 2005, wedding at Camas Meadows Golf Club in Camas.