Rick and Amy Burk, 214 E. Market St., Mercer, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Jessica, to Richard Chapin Jr.
The future bridegroom is a son of Richard and Susan Chapin, 426 Greenville Ave., Mercer.
The betrothed are graduates of Mercer Area Junior-Senior High School.
Miss Burk graduated in 2009 from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in human development and family studies. She is a mental retardation support coordinator for Mercer County Behavioral Health Commission.
Her fiance holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Westminster College, New Wilmington. He is employed in outdoor sales for McClure & Johnston, New Castle.
A Sept. 18, 2010, ceremony at the gazebo at Brandy Springs Park, Mercer, with a reception to follow is being planned.