Frank is a 1998 graduate of Notre Dame High School. She received a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education from St. Louis University in 2002. She is a fourth grade teacher with the Rockwood School District at Wild Horse Elementary.
Castens is a 1997 graduate of Edwardsville High School, and served four years in the U.S. Marine Corps. He is a firefighter with city of Alton, and is an emergency medical technician.
A Nov. 20 wedding is planned at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alton.