The engagement and upcoming marriage of Aarika Giovanna Knepp and Brian Francis Sheehan are being announced by their parents.
Parents of the bride-elect are Duane and Patricia Knepp of Warren. Parents of the groom-elect are Edward and Mary Sheehan of Rocky River.
Miss Knepp is a 2009 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, earning a bachelor of science degree with a major in neuroscience and is attending Cleveland State University pursuing a doctorate in physical therapy.
Mr. Sheehan is a 2009 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, earning a bachelor of science degree in business administration with a major in finance. He is a senior mortgage banker at Quicken Loans.
The couple will be united in marriage during a wedding ceremony at 1 p.m. Sept. 3, 2011, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Lakeside Marblehead. Invitations will be issued for the reception to be held at 4 p.m. Camp Perry Conference Center in Port Clinton.