The engagement and upcoming marriage of Fallon R. Gifford and Robert T. Waldo is being announced by the bride-elect’s parents, Renee (Frank) York of Cortland and Mark (Chieko) Gifford of Sasebo, Japan.

Parents of the groom-elect are Kathy Waldo and the late Robert Waldo, formerly of Southington.

Miss Gifford is a 2006 graduate of Lakeview High School. She is a homemaker and owner / operator of Chalk It Up With Fallon.

Mr. Waldo is a 2004 high school graduate and a 2013 graduate from New Castle School of Trades, with an associate’s degree in diesel technology and electric power generation. He is employed at Generator Systems LLC in Akron.

The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony May 29, 2016.