Valerie Leigh Chilcott and Gregory Lynn Gulla Jr., together with their families, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jerry and June Chilcott, Wilkes-Barre. She is the granddaughter of Frances Chilcott and the late Edger Chilcott, Berryville, Virginia, and the late Anna and Walter Mason Sr., Wilkes-Barre.
Valerie is a 2003 graduate of GAR Memorial High School and a 2007 graduate of Wilkes University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in musical theatre with a minor in dance. She is employed by Geisinger Health Systems.
The prospective groom is the son of Gregory Lynn Gulla Sr., Plains Township, and RoseAnn Gulla Salinas, Hughestown, and the step-son of Jill Gulla, Plains Township, and Erasmo Salinas, Hughestown. He is the grandson of Gene and Violet O’Brien, Pittston, and the late George and Judy Gulla, Pittston.
Gregory is a 2004 graduate of Pittston Area Senior High School and Fortis Institute. He is employed by Power Engineering.
The couple will be honored at a rehearsal party hosted by Gregory’s parents, Jill and Gregory Gulla Sr.
Valerie and Gregory will exchange vows on Oct. 18, 2014, at Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church, Wilkes-Barre. A reception at Genetti Hotel and Conference Center will follow.