Mr. and Mrs. Herman Alexander Locke of Allentown have announced the engagement of their daughter, Karen Betsy, to William Joseph Cowsill Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. William Cowsill of Newport, R.I., and New York City.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Allen High School and is majoring in fashion illustration at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Middletown High School in Newport and is majoring in English at Pace College in Manhattan. He is a member of the singing family group “The Cowsills” scheduled to appear with the Rowan and Martin show at the Great Allentown Fair in August.
A June wedding in New York City is planned.