GUILDERLAND — Cathy Ann Heesemann, of Guilderland, and Carl Peter Heesemann of Louisville, Ky., are happy to announce the engagement of their son, Brent Edward Heesemann, to Masha Orshansky, daughter of Tanya Orshansky and Boris Orshansky of Guilderland.

The couple met while attending Guilderland High School.

VOORHEESVILLE — The late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hatch are rejoicing in heaven at the news of the engagement of their daughter Barbara Hatch Vink to her longtime paramour, Tony Gies, son of the late Milton and Eunice Gies, all formerly of Voorheesville.

GUILDERLAND — Anthony and Lauretta Whitbeck of Guilderland announce the engagement, which took place on March 1, 2013, of their daughter, Toni Marie Whitbeck, to Seth. J. Canetto, son of Jay Canetto of Loudonville and Lisa Cowan of Altamont.

GUILDERLAND — Ken and Karen McIver of Altamont and Ben and Christine Murray of Guilderland are happy to announce the engagement of their children, Doug McIVer and Mollie O’Brien.

GUILDERLAND — Walter and Gail Jaskot of Guilderland announce the engagement of their daughter, Shannon Theresa Jaskot, to Michael John Forkin, son of John and Betty Forkin of Stony Point, N.Y.