Couple to marry in August

Sandy and Dean Ostrander of Ephratah announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Ann Ostrander, to Nicholas John Gillen III, son of Ann Merendo and Nicholas Gillen of Johnstown.

Ostrander is a 2009 graduate of Johnstown High School and a 2011 and 2013 graduate of Fulton-Montgomery Community College with degrees in liberal arts and nursing. She currently works at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown.

Gillen is a 2007 graduate of Johnstown High School, a 2009 graduate of FMCC and a 2011 graduate of the State University of New York at Plattsburgh with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. He currently works at Excel.

An Aug. 16 wedding is planned.