Sunday, January 14, 2007

Ralph and Connie Pickering of St. Charles, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Larissa Morgan Pickering, to Frank Herbert McGinty Jr., both of St. Louis. He is the son of Frank and Bipi McGinty of Cape Girardeau.

Pickering received a degree in radiologic science from Washington University in St. Louis. She is employed at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis.

McGinty received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Lindenwood University in St. Louis, and a professional culinary degree from Apicius Culinary Institute in Florence, Italy. He is employed at Kaldi's in St. Louis.

A March 24 wedding is planned in St. Charles.