Samantha Jo Brown and Richard Calvin Yon, both of Altoona, are engaged to be married.
Miss. Brown is the daughter of John and Pamela Walters of Altoona and the late Jeffrey Brown and stepdaughter of Mike Blattenberger of Altoona.
She is a 2009 graduate of Altoona Area High School and a 2013 graduate of Penn State University, University Park, with distinction. She will begin law school in August.
Mr. Yon is the son of R. Patrick and Dana Yon of Altoona.
He is a 2007 graduate of Altoona Area High School and a 2011 graduate of St. Francis University, Loretto.
He is employed at Outdoor City Guns and Altoona Indoor Range and K&C Dentures, Altoona.
An Aug. 9 wedding is being planned at St. Mark's Catholic Church, Altoona.