Launi Easton Smith and Eugene Leo Klinges Jr., together with their families, announce their engagement and approaching marriage.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William J. Smith Jr., Forty Fort. She is the granddaughter of Anne Easton, Forty Fort; the late Ralph M. Easton; Mary T. Smith, Wilkes-Barre; and the late William J. Smith Sr.
The prospective groom is the son of Mrs. Faye Klinges, Hanover Township, and the late Mr. Eugene L. Klinges. He is the grandson of the late Charles and Rachael Snyder and the late Francis and Mary Klinges.
The bride-to-be is a 1999 graduate of Bishop O’Reilly High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from King’s College in 2003 and a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from College Misericordia in 2005. She is employed as a registered nurse in the operating room at Moses Taylor Hospital.
The prospective groom is a 1994 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School. He earned an associate’s degree in accounting from Luzerne County Community College in 1996 and a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from King’s College in 2008. He is employed as a repair dispatch manager at U-Haul International.
The couple will exchange vows on May 3, 2014.