Announcement has been made of the engagement of Lindsey Evelyn Bailey and Michael Edward Ford IV, both of Nicholson.

An Oct. 17 wedding at St. John Vianney, Montdale, is being planned.

Bailey is the daughter of Cheryl Stropko, of Sayre, and Thomas Bailey, of Jersey Shore. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing in 2007 and a master’s degree in nursing in 2012, both from Mansfield University. She is employed by Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Wilkes-Barre, as a registered nurse By Misericordia University as a surgical clinical nurse educator and clinical instructor.

Ford is the son of Darlene and Michael Ford, of Lennoxville. He graduated from Sacred Heart High School, Carbondale, in 2000 and is self employed.