Sara Piercy and John Vera, both of Sycamore, plan to be married in the spring of 2014.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mark and Chris Piercy of Naperville and Doc and Jane Royalty of Sycamore. She is a 2001 graduate of Sycamore High School and a 2013 graduate of the Northern Illinois University College of Education. She has a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and is employed at DeKalb School District 428.
The groom-elect is the son of Doc Royalty of Sycamore and Marsha Royalty of DeKalb. He is a 1997 graduate of Sycamore High School and a 2011 graduate of American Military University, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in political science. He is a gunnery sergeant in the United States Marine Corps and an infantry weapons equipment specialist with the Marine Corps Systems Command.