BioM: Meyer, Yvonne #2 (1955)
Surnames: Meyer, Kumbier,
Finucane, McNeight, Jaeger, Ebert, Laessig
Tribune (Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 08/25/1955
Meyer, Yvonne (Marriage -
13 Aug. 1955)
Howard Kumbier, son of
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Kumbier of Colby and Yvonne Meyer, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. William Meyer, of Stratford, exchanged marriage vows
before a nuptial high mass at St. Joseph’s Catholic church,
Stratford, on Saturday, Aug. 13. The Rev. Robert Finucane performed
the ceremony at 11 o’clock in the morning.
Star lace over white
taffeta fashioned the ballerina length gown worn by the bride for
the wedding. Her finger tip veil was caught to a matching
headpiece, and she carried a bouquet of white carnations and pink
Two friends of the bride,
Miss Gloria McNeight, Stratford, and Miss Kitty Jaeger, Wausau,
were the bridal attendants. Miss McNeight, the maid of honor, wore
a ballerina length gown of star lace over light green taffeta, and
the bridesmaid wore an identically styled dress of star lace over
light pink taffeta. They carried pastel, multi-colored bouquets of
daisy pompoms and had matching headbands of daisies.
Eugene Meyer, Stratford,
a brother of the bride, served as best man and he was assisted by
the groomsman, Robert Ebert, Wausau. Ushering duties were assumed
by Ronald Laessig, a cousin of the bride and Teddy Meyer, a brother
of the bride.
Sixty guests were served
a 1 o’clock dinner in the Paris Avenue Club.
Mr. and Mrs. Kumbier left on a honeymoon trip to Canada. They will reside in Colby where Mr. Kumbier is principal of the grade school. Mrs. Kumbier
is employed at the Lewis Container Co.
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