Engagement: Cota-Deering

Fred and Lupe Cota of Portales announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Rosemary Jude Cota of Portales, to Keith Arden Deering of Sacramento, Calif. He is son of Brian Deering of Santa Barbara, Calif., and Therese Deering of Sacramento.

She is a 2004 graduate of Portales High School and a 2008 graduate of Eastern New Mexico University.

He is a 2002 graduate of Laguna Creek High School. He currently serves in the U.S. Air Force and is stationed at Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene, Texas.