Announcement has been made of the engagement of Barbara Lynn Bower, of Williamsport, and Dennis William Steiner, of Altoona.

An Oct. 11 wedding in Altoona is being planned.

Bower is the daughter of Patricia Williamson, of Williamsport. She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1999 and received a cosmetologist license from Barone Beauty Academy this year.

Steiner is the son of John Steiner, of Tyrone. He graduated from Altoona Area High School in 1999 and is employed by Subway Stamp Shop, Altoona.