Justin K. M. Orth, the son of Linda J. Orth, formerly of Gloversville, and the late Gary D. Orth, announces his engagement to Kerstin L. Cheesman, the daughter of Mikelanne Giunta and granddaughter of Carrie M. Cheesman, both of Marlboro, Ulster County.
Cheesman is working toward a bachelor's degree in sociology from the State University of New York at New Paltz, Ulster County. She is employed as a dance educator at Dance Sensation New York and a substitute dance educator at Art In Motion Dance Academy.
Orth graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a bachelor's degree in theatre arts. He is employed at Lowe's Home Improvement as a commercial sales associate.
A wedding is being planned for October 2012.