Johnny and Cynthia Herod of Lee’s Summit, Mo., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachelle Pualilia Herod, to David Michael Aiken, son of Mr. Ron Aiken, Lawrence, Kansas and Ms. Sheila Aiken, Colo.
Rachelle is the granddaughter of Mrs. Rachel L. Herod and the late Mr. John W. Herod of Water Valley and Mr. and Mrs. Robert (Theresa) Marzan, Wahiawa, Hawaii.
David is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. David (Paula) Aiken of Lawrence, Kansas and the late Mr. and Mrs. Howard (Sharon) Bloxham II of New Mexico.
Rachelle is a 2001 graduate of Lawrence High School and of the University of Central Missouri, Warrens-burg, receiving her bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management. David is a 2004 graduate of Lawrence Free State High School. The couple live in Kansas City, Mo. and work for the BeerKC Restaurant Group. They plan to wed in 2018 in Kansas City.