Bruce and Adelaide Koch announce the engagement of their daughter, Christy Koch, to John Honoré of Glendale.
Christy grew up in Madera, attended Dixieland Elementary and graduated from Madera High School in 1997. She earned a bachelor of arts degree with a double major in film production and art photography from San Francisco State University. She then attended Chapman University, where she received her masters of fine arts in film production with an emphasis in cinematography.
Her fiancé is the son of Judi and Chris Honoré of Ashland, Ore., former residents of Piedmont, where John grew up. He attended Havens Elementary School and graduated from Piedmont High School in 1997. John earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of Redlands then attended Chapman University in Orange, where he received a masters of fine arts in cinematography.
The couple met seven years ago while attending Chapman University. They are planning to wed this spring.