Charles and Crystal Linko of Vienna announce the engagement of their daughter, Bridgett Nicole Linko, to Michael Joseph DeMaria.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Paula and the late Charles Linko of Parkersburg and Keith and Hazel McFarland of Parkersburg. She is a 2003 graduate of Parkersburg High School and a graduate of Strayer University. She is employed as a software engineer with Welch Allyn.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Joseph and Lynne DeMaria of Plainview, N.Y. He is the grandson of Gilbert and Jeanette Zizek of Port Jefferson Station, N.Y., and the late Thomas and Tess DeMaria of East Rockaway, N.Y. He is a 1997 graduate of Bethpage High School and a graduate of Syracuse University. He is employed as a senior software engineer with Welch Allyn.
A wedding is planned for Oct. 20, 2012, at St. John's Roman Catholic Church in Liverpool, N.Y., with a reception to follow at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Syracuse, N.Y. The couple lives in Syracuse, N.Y.