Gillespie-Swinsburg

Robin and Joan Swinsburg of Belpre announce the engagement of their son, William Albert Swinsburg, to Barbara Beatrice Gillespie, daughter of Keith and Melissa Miller of York, Pa.

The bride-to-be is a 2007 graduate of Spring Grove High School and a 2011 graduate of Messiah College in Grantham, Pa., with degrees in English and French education. She is a French teacher for York Suburban Schools in Pennsylvania.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2007 graduate of Warren High School and a 2011 graduate of Messiah College with degrees in biology and chemistry. He is attending graduate school at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, R.I., where he is a teaching assistant in the biology department.

A wedding is planned for May 25 in York, Pa.