Marlin and Deb Locke, WaKeeney, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Erin Locke, to Aaron Nilhas, son of John and Vae Nilhas, WaKeeney.

Grandparents are Phyllis Martin, the late John "Jack" and Teresa Martin, the late John and Wretha Locke, Lloyd and Ruth Ann Nilhas, and the late William "Buck" and Lucille Cromwell.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Trego Community High School and University of Notre Dame. She is a student at the University of Kansas School of Medicine.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of TCHS and KU. He is a student at KU School of Medicine.

A June 6, 2009, wedding is planned at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Lawrence.