WARREN -- The engagement of Marla Christine Massucci of Kent and Daniel James Chain of North Canton is being announced by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Bill Massucci, 397 Adelaide, S.E.
Parents of the prospective groom are Mr. and Mrs. James E. Chain, 317 Eastbury Ave., N.E., North Canton.
The bride-elect is pursing a master's degree in community counseling at Kent State University and is employed as a case manager at Kevin Coleman Professional Services in Kent.
Her fiance, a fitness director at Life Centers Plus in Hudson, graduated from Mount Union College with a degree in sports management.
St. James Catholic Church has been chosen for the couple's open wedding at 2 p.m. Sept. 8. Afterward a reception will be held by invitation at Leo's Ristorante, Howland.