WARREN -- The engagement of Kristin Noel Benko and Leonard Brandon Gore, both of 925 Youngstown-Warren Road, Niles, is announced by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Benko, 3713 Boston Ave.
Parents of the future groom are Mr. and Mrs. Kennith L. Gore, 5380 Hoagland-Blackstub Road, Cortland.
The couple have chosen Howland Community Church for their open wedding to take place at 1 p.m. Oct. 6. They will issue invitations for their evening reception at DiVieste Banquet Hall.
Miss Benko is a ECSC planner with Alltel in Macedonia, and her fiance is a sales representative with Alltel in Warren.