Carolyn Joy and Barry Wygel

Carolyn Joy and Barry Wygel, together with their families, announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of James and Rosemary Joy of Fredonia. She graduated from Fredonia High School in 2006. She received a bachelor’s degree in childhood education in 2010 and a master’s degree in literacy education in 2012, both from SUNY Oswego. She is employed by Rensselaer Academy in Rensselaer as a teaching assistant.

The prospective groom is the son of Barry and Elizabeth Wygel. He graduated from Shenendehowa High School in 2008 and received a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from SUNY Oswego in 2012. He is employed by Time Warner cable news in Albany as a TV reporter.

The couple is planning a wedding on Aug. 9 in Fredonia with a reception at Peek ‘n Peak.