Dr. Helen Widzer of Gulph Mills announces the engagement of her son, Joshua Magun Widzer, to Joanna Lynne Karpinski, daughter of Christine and Jeffrey Karpinski of King of Prussia. Joshua is the son of the late Dr. Steven J. Widzer.
Josh, a graduate of Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering, is employed by National Instruments, Inc. in Austin, Texas.
Joanna is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College and holds a master's degree from the Drexel University College of Information Science and Technology. She is employed by the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.
Josh is the grandson of Lillian Widzer, the late Loraine and Jack Magun, and the late Dr. Ben Widzer. Joanna is the granddaughter of Doris Karpinski, the late Mary and Johannes Gerber, and the late Dr. Felix Karpinski Jr.
The couple is planning an October wedding.