Marc and Sheryl Shapiro of Richboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Lauren, to Robert William DePalmo, son of Diane and Chuck DePalmo of Philadelphia.
Ashley graduated from West Chester University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. She works as a study coordinator in the anesthesia research department at Cooper University Hospital.
Robert earned a Bachelor of Science degree in digital media production from the Art Institute of Philadelphia. He is a business account manager for the Verizon Mid-Atlantic Branch.
Ashley is the granddaughter of Jenny Dayen and the late Abe Dayen, and the late Rose and Jack Shapiro. Robert is the grandson of the late Doris Swinty.
The couple is planning a May 2011 wedding.