The couple is planning a Nov. 26, 2005, wedding.
Rebecca is a 1997 graduate of Le Mars Community High School and a 2001 graduate of Morningside College. Rebecca is an elementary teacher at St. Mary's Catholic School in Osmond, Neb.
Gene is a 1989 graduate of Pierce High School and a 1991 graduate of Northeast Community College. Gene is employed at Goodyear in Norfolk, Neb.