XYOUNGSTOWN -- Elena Denise Colo'n and Michael Kenyona Shaver Sr., both of 238 Trumbull Ave., are announcing their engagement and plans for their forthcoming marriage.
The couple have chosen Aug. 27 for their wedding at 2:30 p.m. at the Chapel of Friendly Bells. Invitations will be issued for the ceremony and also for an evening reception at the Brentford House in Hubbard.
The bride-elect is a daughter of Jos & eacute; and Pamela Oquendo Sr., 429 Center St., Ashtabula. She is a residential program worker with Diversified Family Services in Hermitage, Pa., and is majoring in predental hygiene at Youngstown State University.
The future groom is a son of John and Marcelena Shaver Sr., 1130 Smithsonian Ave. He is a union representative with Delphi Packard Electric Systems in Warren and is majoring in international business at YSU.