WEIRTON - Bridgette G. Balasko, daughter of Theresa Balasko of Morgantown and the late Joe W. "Bill" Balasko, and Matthew B. Anastasi, son of Howard and Geri Anastasi of Weirton, announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is a 1997 graduate of Morgantown High School and is a 2001 graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor's degree in biology. She graduated from the West Virginia School of Medicine and completed her psychiatry residency and a fellowship in forensic psychiatry at West Virginia Ruby Memorial Hospital. She is employed with a private practice in the Phoenix area.
Her fiance is a 1998 graduate of Weirton Madonna High School and a 2002 graduate of Colgate University, Hamilton, N.Y., with a bachelor's degree in molecular biolgy. He graduated from Ross University School of Medicine and completed his residency in family medicine at West Virginia Ruby Memorial Hospital. He is completing a sports fellowship at Arizona State University where he serves as one of the team physicians.
They plan to be married in May at Saint Mary of the Mount Church in Pittsburgh. The couple reside in Scottsdale, Ariz.