ST. ALBANS — It brings great joy to Rick and Kim Vliet of Califon, N.J., and Peter and Pam Cross of St Albans, to announce the engagement of their children, Kelly Vliet and Patrick Cross.

From the first moment their eyes met, they knew this joyous event would come. Kelly, Patrick, family and friends will celebrate their union in marriage Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Jay Peak. The couple will make their home on Maquam Shore where they share their love of Lake Champlain.

Kelly is a graduate of Rowan University and is employed as a Chemical Engineer at Mylan Technologies. Patrick is a graduate of Bellows Free Academy and Vermont Technical College and is employed at Cross Consulting Engineers as a Project Engineer.