KULPMONT - Joseph and Therese Homicz, of Kulpmont, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Megan Homicz, to Jared Hafer, of Pine Grove, a son of Richard and Jody Hafer, of Pine Grove.

The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Mount Carmel Area High School and a 2012 graduate of Lock Haven University with a Bachelor of Science in recreation management. She is employed as a therapy technician at Geisinger Medical Center.

Her fiance is a 2005 graduate of Nativity BVM High School. He is employed at East Penn Manufacturing. An Oct. 18, 2014, wedding is planned.