The engagement of Lauren Byers and Craig Cashman, both of Normal, has been announced by her sister, Danielle Byers of Quincy.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Rhonda Byers of Quincy and Lonnie Byers of Morton. She graduated from West Pike High School in 2003 and from Ashford University with a bachelor's degree in child development.
The prospective bridegroom is a son of Richard Cashman of Wauconda and Mary Ann Cashman of San Marcos, Texas. He graduated from Libertyville High School in 2000 and attended Northwestern University.
An Oct. 27 wedding is planned in Bloomington.