Rex and Laura Heidt of Pendleton are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Heidt, to Patrick Dutcher. Patrick is the son of Kelley Cimmiyotti of Salem, and the grandson of Ann and the late Paul Cimmiyotti of Pendleton.
Sarah is a 1998 graduate of Pendleton High School. She received a bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Portland in 2002, and a master's of education degree in 2003 from the University of Oregon in Eugene, with an emphasis on educational leadership. She works as a pharmaceutical sales representative for Abbott Labs in Salem.
Patrick graduated in 1997 from Sprague High School in Salem. He earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Eastern Oregon University in La Grande in 2003, and a master's of teacher education from the University of Phoenix. He is a special education teacher at Scio High School.
The couple will be married Sept. 6, 2009, at Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Salem.