Candy Laypath and Philip Berg of Brainerd wish to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Dana Laypath of Racine, Wisc. and Jeff and Bev Berg of Brainerd. Philip is the grandson of Luella and Wally Raasch of Morris, Alice and Rolland Boom of Alexandria and great-grandson of Myrtle Wellman of Barrett. Candy is employed by St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brained as nurse staffing and Philip is an information technology specialist at St. Joseph's Medical Center. Philip graduated from Bemidji State University with a BA in computer information systems. The wedding is planned at Living Word North in Brainerd on May 2, 2009.