Charles and Patricia Killian of Quogue announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather, to Juan Ayoroa, son of Jose and Magda Ayoroa of Cochabamba, Bolivia. The couple met in 2011 while working at a restaurant in Manhattan and began dating six months later. They were engaged on February 12.
Ms. Killian is a 2002 graduate of Westhampton Beach High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in business from St. John’s University in Queens before continuing her schooling at NYC College of Technology in Brooklyn. She now works as a dental hygienist in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Mr. Ayoroa earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing in Bolivia. He is training to become a paramedic firefighter.
The couple is planning a spring 2018 wedding in Florida.