Sheila and Ed Chacker of Philadelphia, formerly of Rydal; and Maly and Akiva Anachovich of Fair Lawn, N.J., formerly of Tel Aviv, announce the engagement of their children, Brian Scott Chacker and Maureen Anachovich.
Brian is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he majored in communications and minored in urban studies. He also holds a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the Villanova University School of Law. Brian is an associate in the law firm of Gay, Chacker and Mittin.
A graduate of Rutgers University with a major in business, Maureen also earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law. She is a judicial clerk in the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County.
Brian is the grandson of Rose Shumelman and the late Sol Shumelman, and the late Bella and Ruben Chacker. Maureen is the granddaughter of Frieda Anachovich and the late David Anachovich, and the late Dora and Menachem Grassiany.
Sharing in the couple's happiness are siblings Aaron Chacker, Elinor Anachovich Cohen and Jonathan Anachovich.
The couple, who lives in the art museum area of Philadelphia, is planning a fall wedding.