Richard and Cindy Abels, Lenexa, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kimberly Michelle Abels, to William R. Demings, son of Robert and Linda Hillebrenner, Carthage, Mo.
The bride-to-be is a 2000 graduate of De Soto High School. She received a bachelor of arts degree in music education from Pittsburg State University in December 2004. She will begin teaching this fall in the Basehor-Linwood school district.
The future groom graduated from Carthage (Mo.) High School. He received a bachelor of arts degree in music education from Pittsburg State University in December 2002. He will be teaching this fall in the Kansas City, Mo., school district.
A July 2 wedding is planned at the Baldwin First United Methodist Church in Baldwin City.