Announcement has been made of the engagement of Melinda Lea (Hillyard) Benway and Chad David Confair, both of Jersey Shore.

A June 2 wedding at Sacred Oak Vista, Jersey Shore, is being planned.

Benway is the daughter of Kathryn A. and James F. Hillyard, of Pennsdale. She graduated from Muncy High School in 1993. She is employed by PPL Electric Utilities, McElhattan, as a facilities management technician 2. She also is co-owner of C&M Property Services LLC. She is the widow of Randolph J. Benway, veteran Sergeant in the Army Reserves.

Confair is the son of Ethel R. and Fredrick Confair, of Jersey Shore. He graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 1992. He is co-owner of C&M Property Services LLC.