Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bachkosky, of Laflin, and Mr. and Mrs. Daniel McGuire, of Endwell, New York, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Lauren Bachkosky and John McGuire.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Shifano, of Pittston and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Bachkosky, of Duryea.
The prospective groom is the grandson of AnnMarie McGuire and the late Hugh McGuire, of Pittston, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank Shovlin, of Pittston.
Miss Bachkosky is a 2003 graduate of Coughlin High School and a 2007 graduate of West Chester University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education and a minor in mathematics. She is a 2012 graduate of King’s College where she earned a Master of Education in curriculum and instruction. She is employed by the Pittston Area School District as a kindergarten teacher.
Mr. McGuire is a 2003 graduate of Maine-Endwell High School and a 2007 graduate of King’s College where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. He is employed by Plains Township as a firefighter.
The couple will exchange vows Nov. 14, 2015 at St. Maria Goretti Church, Laflin, with a reception to follow at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in Scranton.