The engagement and upcoming marriage of Amber Nicole Gladysz and Gerald Allen Hrdlicka Jr. are being announced by the bride-elect’s parents, Joseph and Susan Gladysz of Niles. Parents of the groom-elect are Gerald Sr. and Ellen Hrdlicka of Braceville.

Miss Gladysz graduated from Niles McKinley High School and received a bachelor’s degree in social work from Youngstown State University. She is employed as habilitation coordinator for Fairhaven in Champion.

Mr. Hrdlicka is a graduate of Cuyahoga Falls High School and Kent State University, with a bachelor’s degree in information systems. He is employed as senior manager of application development for CVS Caremark in Solon.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony to be held Sept. 14, 2013, at St. John’s Church in Sharon, Pa. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and a reception to be held at Avalon at Buhl Park Golf and Country Club, Hermitage, Pa.