Kathryn Longacre, Goshen, and Scott Gerke, Pierceton, announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of MaryKay and Daniel Longacre, Goshen.
She graduated from Goshen High School and received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood and elementary education from Ball State University. She works as a substitute teacher for Goshen Community Schools.
The groom-to-be is the son of Sue and Larry Gerke, Pierceton.
He graduated from Wawasee High School, Syracuse, and is employed by the Kosciusko County Sheriffs Department. He is also a volunteer firefighter for the North Webster Fire Department.
They plan to marry Oct. 18 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.