Engagement - Coakley - Bedard

Engagement - Coakley - Bedard

PAWTUCKET - Beth Ann Coakley and Robert Michael Bedard announce their engagement. She is the daughter of Susan and James Coakley of Grantham, N.H. He is the son of Vivian Beaudette of Pawtucket and Robert Bedard of North Attleboro, Mass.

The future bride was a teacher at Slater Jr. High School for three years. She also worked at the Landmark School in Beverly, Mass., and for the U.S. Peace Corps in the country of Lesotho in southern Africa for two years.

The future groom has worked for the Pawtucket School Department for 12 years. He also worked at Paul Goudreaus Auto Service and In & Out Automotive in Pawtucket.

An August wedding is planned. The couple will live in Pawtucket.