BioM: Olson, Dorothy #3 (1939)
Contact: Stan
Email: stan@wiclarkcountyhistory.org

Surnames: Olson, Fitzel, Wuckerfenning, Schmidt, Yost

----Sources: OWEN ENTERPRISE (Owen, Clark County, Wis.) 10/05/1939

Olson, Dorothy #3 (27 SEP 1939)

Amid the beauty of fall flowers and streamers of mixed fall colors, Miss Dorothy Olson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Olson of the town of Hull (Marathon Co., Wis.), and Ben Fitzel, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ferdinand Wuckerfenning of the town of Frankfort, were united in the holy bonds of matrimony at four o’clock, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 1939, at the Zion Lutheran Church at Colby, Wis. The Rt. Rev. Hoffman of Colby read the wedding service.

The newlyweds were attended by Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Schmidt, Marshfield, Mr. and Mrs. Byron Olson of Colby, Wis., and Miss Helen Yost of Colby, Wis., and Wayne Olson of Curtiss, Wis.

A gown of white taffeta with a full skirt and train and a veil worn by her mother 30 years before and her sister nine years ago, at their marriages, was worn by the bride. She carried a bouquet of white lilies and pompoms. Her attendants, Mrs. Schmidt, sister of the groom, wore a dress of yellow net, Mrs. Byron Olson, her sister-in-law, wore aqua and Miss Yost wore a dress of blue net with matching accessories, and wore shoulder corsages.

The home of the bride’s parents was beautifully decorated with the same effect as the church where, following the ceremony, a dinner was served in the evening for 75 guests.

A great number of friends from away attended the service, being Mr. and Mrs. Walter Hartley of Russell Point, Ohio; Mr. and Mrs. Ben Reil and son of Oshkosh; Mr. and Mrs. Herman Quildbregge (Feldbrugge?) of Spencer; Ed Tuttle of Superior; William Wesler of Superior; Mrs. Ludwig Johnson of Superior; Mrs. Ed Carter, Mrs. Nick Grimes and Russell Johnson of Owen; Mike Olson and sons, Donald and Roman, and daughters, Dorothy and Kathleen of Hilbert; Mrs. C.B. Van Gordon, Mrs. Harold Van Gordon and Mrs. Mahlon Nordahl, Alma Center; Mrs. Louisa Fisher of River Falls; Mr. and Mrs. Tom Tuttle of Marshfield; Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Olson and Mr. and Mrs. Albert Holt of Neillsville; Mr. and Mrs. Ewald Schwarze of Greenwood; Mr. and Mrs. Norbert VenRooy of Abbotsford; Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln Tuttle of Madison; Frank Tuttle of Spencer; Mr. and Mrs. Reinhold Wuckerfenning and family, Mr. and Mrs. Adam Fitzel and Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Olson and family of Colby, Wis.

 

 


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