Gessler, Reith

Jim and Beth Gessler of Bridgeport announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista Lynn Gessler, to Christopher Alan Reith, son of George Reith and Linda Beam, both of North Carolina.

The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Bridgeport High School and a 2009 graduate of Ohio University Eastern with a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education. She is employed at Our Lady of Peace School as a fourth-grade teacher.

Her fiance is a 2005 graduate of Independence High School and is to graduate from the U.S. Air Force Academy in May with a bachelor’s degree in military history. He will begin pilot training at NAS Whiting Field in the fall.

A June 29 wedding is planned at River City Ale Works, Wheeling.