Parents of the couple are Barry and Betty Strasburg of Hayes Center and Gladyce and the late Robert Bouc.
The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Hayes Center High School. She earned a Bachelor's degree in elementary and special education from UNK. She is employed as the K-6 special education teacher at Elm Creek Public Schools.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2002 graduate of Raymond Central High School. He earned a Bachelor's degree in K-12 physical education and health from UNK. He is a substitute teacher in the Kearney area.
An Oct. 24, 2009, wedding is planned at First United Methodist Church in Kearney.