John Leschinsky of Girard is announcing the engagement of his daughter, Christine Leschinsky, and John Gulgas, both of Boardman.
The bride-elect also is a daughter of the late Catherine Leschinsky. Karen Johnson and John Gulgas, both of Boardman, are the parents of the future groom.
The couple are planning an open ceremony at 1 p.m. May 31, 2014, at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Youngstown. Invitations will be extended for an evening reception at The Links at Firestone Farms in Columbiana.
Miss Leschinsky works in emergency room registration at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from John Carroll University and is studying for a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Youngstown State University.
Her fiancé attended YSU, where he received certification as an emergency medical technician. He works as a monitor technician for St. Elizabeth Health Center and is a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician for Western Reserve Joint Fire District, serving Poland township and village.