Announcement has been made of the engagement of Erica Eckman and Jared Hardy, both of Lock Haven.

A May 24 wedding at St. Paul Episcopal Church, Lock Haven, is being planned.

Eckman is the daughter of Sharyn and Jim Eckman, of Montoursville. She graduated from Loyalsock Township High School in 2004 and from Penn State University, State College, in 2007. She is employed by UGI Central Penn Gas in customer service.

Hardy is the son of Donna and Wayne Hardy, of Flemington. He graduated from the former Lock Haven High School, now Central Mountain High School, Mill Hall, in 1997. He is employed by First Quality Tissue, Lock Haven.