Randee and Richard Matricardi of Dresher and Claire and Alan Kessler of Dresher announce the engagement of their children Melissa Lauren Matricardi and Daniel Andrew Kessler of Philadelphia.
Melissa earned a bachelor’s of education from West Chester University. She is a trust administrator at Haverford Trust in St. Davids. Daniel earned a bachelor’s of education from West Chester University and master’s of education leadership from Edinboro University. He is a science teacher and track coach at Freire Charter School in Philadelphia.
Melissa is the granddaughter of Elaine Silverman Astorino and Alfred Astorino of Wynnewood, Sara and Frederick Silverman of Warminster, and the late Richard and Isabelle Matricardi. Daniel is the grandson of Diane Kessler of Warminster and the late Morton Kessler and Shirley Ludin and the late Irving Ludin.
Sharing in the couple’s happiness are siblings Matthew, Rachel, Rebecca Matricardi and Jason (Lauren) and Ben Kessler. Melissa’s Aunt Sharon Silverman, Uncle Chris and cousins Sam, Mo and Alexandra Lockwood.
A June 2018 wedding is planned in Philadelphia.