XAnnouncing their engagement and plans for their upcoming marriage are Larisa Demshuk, 1132 N. Louise St., Glendale, Calif., and Marc Patacchiola Jr., 2615 Morningside, Pasadena, Calif.
Parents of the bride-elect are the Rev. and Mrs. Vladimir Demshuk, 7825 First St., Masury, and parents of the future groom are Mr. and Mrs. Marc Patacchiola, 21 Lisa St., Burlington, Mass.
The couple have chosen Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Akron for their 10 a.m. Oct. 14 wedding. They will issue invitations for the ceremony and also for a reception afterward at Sheraton Suites in Cuyahoga Falls.
Miss Demshuk earned her bachelor's and master's degrees at Ohio State University in Columbus. She is a clinical social worker with Cedars Sinai Outpatient Cancer Center in Los Angeles.
Her fiance is a sixth-grade teacher with Pasadena Unified School District. He graduated from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, with a bachelor's degree in classics-biochemistry. He is pursuing a master's in education and a California teaching credential at Claremont Graduate University in California.