Announcement has been made of the engagement of Kathy Shipman and Edward Younkin, both of Jersey Shore.

A June 15 wedding in Oval is being planned.

Shipman is the daughter of Carol Red, Sayre. She graduated from Waverly High School, Waverly, N.Y., and receiv-ed a certificate in cosmetology from SCT Boces, Elmira, N.Y., in 2005. She is employed by Best Western as a housekeeper and front desk agent.

Younkin is the son of Gene Younkin, Jersey Shore, and the late Roberta Younkin. He graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 1994 and received an associate degree in fore-stry from Pennsylvania College of Technology, and a certificate in lumber inspection from National Hardwood Lum-ber Association Inspec-tion School both in 1997. He is employed by Genesis Security as a security guard.