It’s official, Shani Peterson and Arvel Hall are engaged and this is their official announcement! Shani, of Fort Washington, Pa., is the daughter of Warren and Meridel Peterson.
She is a 2004 graduate of Hampton University in Hampton, Va. Shani is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. She is an EEO specialist with the federal government.
Arvel Hall is the son of Rupert and Anne Hall of Mount Laurel, N.J. He is also a 2004 graduate of Hampton University. He is director of rooms at the Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District.
The couple was engaged Dec. 22, 2018. It was even more special since Dec. 22 is Shani’s birthday.
The couple celebrated with a surprise birthday and engagement party at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel with family and friends. Arvel proposed to Shani while viewing Philadelphia’s skyline from the 33rd floor of the hotel. Shani and Arvel will be married Nov. 10, 2019.
Congratulations and very best wishes to you and your families on this joyous occasion!
—Submitted by Patricia Gilliam Clifford