— FORT BENNING, GA. — James A. Gratto Jr. of Morrisonville, NY, and Karla I. Rieger of Chazy Lake, NY, announce the engagement of their daughter Alison Marie Gratto, of Morrisonville, NY, to First Lieutenant Andrew Joseph Ng, of Oakley, California, son of Richard and Debra Ng, also of Oakley, California.
Alison Marie Gratto is a 2008 graduate of Saranac Central School and a 2012 graduate of SUNY New Paltz, where she receive a Bachelor's Degree in International Relations and a minor in French. Currently, she is an AmeriCorps member serving with Refugee Family Services in Stone Mountain, Georgia.
Andrew Joseph Ng is a 2006 graduate of Freedom High School in Oakley, California and a 2010 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, where he received a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering. He is currently stationed at Fort Benning, Georgia, having served two deployments in Afghanistan with the 101st Airborne Division of Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
An August 16, 2014 wedding is being planned.