Kathy Lynn Ford of Ketchikan and Marko Alexis Palomino Alcala of Lima, Peru, will marry in a ceremony at 10:30 a.m., Dec. 15, at Mendenhall Glacier. A reception will be held July 31, 2004, at the Pearson's Pond Luxury Resort and Adventure Spa in Lima, Peru.
The bride is the daughter of Kathryn Ann Newbury of Phillips, Wis. She graduated from the Catholic University of America and is self-employed as an educational therapist.
The groom is the son of Mercedes Alcala and Luis Palomino. He graduated from Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru and is working as an IT consultant for Inter-American Development Bank.
The couple will spend their honeymoon in Juneau and make their home in Washington, D.C.