Michelle Araw and Nicholas Widera are planning a May 27, 2012, wedding in Tustin, Calif.
Parents of the couple are Geraldine Prado of Whittier, Calif., and G.E. Otto and Kristel Widera of Brookfield.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Montebello High School and Whittier College, both in California. She is employed as an account executive with Jani-King in Orange, Calif., and is an assistant coach for the girls varsity basketball team at Sonora High School in La Habra, Calif.
The future groom is a graduate of Brookfield Central High School and Marquette University in Milwaukee. He is an in-house sales manager and customer service representative for California Box Co. in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. He is also an assistant coach for the boys varsity basketball team at Cantwell Sacred Heart of Mary High School in Montebello.