The engagement of Kristyn Labyack to Eric Yuknek has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Keith and Lori Strohl of Palmerton and John Labyack, also of Palmerton. She received a bachelor of science degree in psychology in 2011 and a master's in science in social work in 2013. She has been a graduate assistant at Kutztown University in the Alcohol and Other Drugs Department throughout the duration of her master's program. She is also employed by CLIU in the Behavioral Health Department.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Will and JoAnne Yuknek of Dillsburg, Pa. He has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice and is employed at Kid's Peace of Schnecksville.

The couple plans to wed on Sept. 7 of this year.