XAUSTINTOWN -- Announcement is being made by Elaine and James Beck, 1708 Laurie Drive, of the engagement of their daughter, Christina Beck, and Jasen Pekalla, 2275 Yagger Bay, Columbus.
Karen and Michael Pekalla, 145 Georgetown Place, are parents of the prospective groom.
An open ceremony is planned for 2:30 p.m. April 23 at Good Hope Lutheran Church in Boardman. Invitations will be issued for an evening reception at the Regency House.
Miss Beck received certification in cosmetology from Casal's Aveda Institute and is a cosmetologist with Osten's Salon in Columbus.
Her fiance is a certified instructor with the American Taekwondo Association and is an instructor for Turner's ATA Black Belt Academy in Columbus.