Announcement has been made of the engagement of Marlana Marie Wheeland and George Henry Purcell II, both of Washington D.C.
A June 7, 2014, wedding in Harrisburg is being planned.
Wheeland is the daughter of Gina and Ray Wheeland, of Liberty. She graduated from Liberty Area High School in 2001. She received a bachelor’s degree in finance and marketing with a minor in accounting from Lycoming College in 2005 and a master’s degree in business administration from St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, in 2007. She is employed by Wheeland Lumber Co. Inc., Liberty, as a marketing manager, and also by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Washington D.C., as a realtor.
Purcell is the son of Sharon Purcell, of Washington D.C., and George Purcell, of Annapolis, Md. He graduated from Landon School for Boys, Bethesda, Md., in 2001 and received a bachelor’s degree in corporate communications with a minor in business administration from Lycoming College in 2005. He is employed by ASAP Services Corp., Washington D.C., as president.