Renée and Ron Meltzer, along with Ileen DePasquale and David DePasquale, announce the engagement of their children, Ryan Chad Meltzer and Gina Renée DePasquale.
Gina is from Toms River, N.J., and is a graduate of the William Paterson University of New Jersey, where she earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education and a bachelor's degree in sociology. She is a third-grade teacher in the Burlington City School District in New Jersey.
Ryan is from Holland and Bensalem, Pa., and holds a bachelor's degree in communications from Penn State University and a master's degree in elementary education from Temple University. He is a seventh-grade English teacher in the Burlington City School District in New Jersey.
Gina is the granddaughter of Doris DePasquale and the late David DePasquale, and Barbara and Charles Sklar. Ryan is the grandson of Pearl Belinsky and the late Jack Belinsky, and the late Sophie and Louis Meltzer.
The couple, who met while working at the Burlington City School District, is planning an October 2008 wedding.