Mr. and Mrs. Joe and Irene Martinez of Mason, TX are proud to announce the engagement of their son, Joe L. Martinez Jr. to Laura Wilder of Houston, TX. Joe is a 1999 graduate from MHS and a 2000 graduate of UTI in Houston, TX. He is now a Firefighter in the San Antonio Fire Department. Laura is the daughter of Mark and Veronica Wilder of Houston, TX. She is a 2008 Summa Cum Laude graduate of West Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Agribusiness. She is a 2009 graduate of Texas A&M University with a Masters of Agribusiness. She is now a Financial Advisor for First Command Financial Planning in San Antonio, TX. The groom is the grandson of Mr. & Mrs. Arculano Martinez and Mrs. Amanda Orozpe & the late Agustin Orozpe, all of Mason, TX. The bride is the granddaughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. John W. Wilder of Longview, TX and Mr. & Mrs. Domingo Villareal of Bryan, TX. The wedding is to be held April 3rd, 2010 at The Marquardt Ranch in Boerne, TX.