Mike and Michelle Moon, Assaria, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Rachael Moon, to Grant Stramel, son of Glen and Nancy Stramel, Hays.

Grandparents of the couple are Nelson and Linda Corbin, Cheyenne Wells, Colo., Charles and Patricia Smith, Overland Park, and Jim and Alice Stramel, Hays, and the late Ila and Kenny Moon.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Southeast of Saline High School and Baker University. She is a medical laboratory technician at Quest Diagnostics, Hays.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Hays High School and attended Fort Hays State University. He is an audio technician for Sure Sound and Lighting, Grand Island, Neb.

A Nov. 2, 2013, wedding is planned at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center, Hays.