Allgier is a 1999 graduate of New Madrid County Central High School. She received a bachelor's degree in health management from Southeast Missouri State University in 2007. She is activity director at Monticello House in Jackson.
Ruch is a 1992 graduate of Jackson High School. He is employed at Procter & Gamble.
A May 28 wedding is planned at Immaculate Conception Church in New Madrid.