Robert and Edna McCann, and Richard Gerhard of Cape May, N.J., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erin Christine Gerhard, to Edward Anthony Burke, son of William and Leah Hendriks of Groton.
Ms. Gerhard is a graduate of Lower Cape May Regional High School and Ramapo College of N.J. with a bachelor's degree in psychology. Erin is currently employed at the Ugly Mug Bar and Restaurant in Cape May.
Mr. Burke is a 2005 graduate of Robert E. Fitch High School and the University of Connecticut with a bachelor's degree in sociology. Edward is a seaman in the U.S. Coast Guard, currently stationed in Cape May.
An October wedding is planned.