VILLANOVA, Pa. -- The engagement of Susan Marie Crofford and Nathan Patrick Jones, both of Baltimore, is announced by the bride-elect's mother, Paula Crofford of Villanova, formerly of Youngstown.
Parents of the future groom are Patricia and Kelly Jones of Cleveland Heights.
The couple are planning an open wedding ceremony at 3:30 p.m. July 28 at Loyola College Chapel, Baltimore. Invitations will be extended for an evening reception at the Sheraton Inn Harbor, also in Baltimore.
Miss Crofford graduated with a bachelor's degree in education from Loyola College and is a third-grade teacher at Howard County Public Schools, Ellicott City, Md.
The future groom is attending Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore.