Parents of the bride-to-be are Jim Applegate of Norcatur, Kansas and Phyllis Holeman of Norton, Kansas. Parents of the prospective bridegroom are James Patrick Ulrich Sr. and Mary Alice Ulrich of Plattsmouth, Nebraska.
Grandmother of the bride-to-be is Margie Applegate of Norton, Kansas.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Norton Community High School. She works at Community Hospital in McCook and Coppermill Steakhouse in McCook.
The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Plattsmouth High School; earned his Bachelor of Science in business administration from Wayne State College; and earned his master's degree in health administration from Bellevue University. He is the President and CEO of Community Hospital.
A wedding is planned for July 16, 2011, in Norton, Kansas. The couple plans to honeymoon in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania and continuing to reside and work in McCook, Nebraska.