BioM: Klinkhammer, Jean Elizabeth (1954)
Surnames: Klinkhammer, Lindberg, Schulz, Vetter, Gierl, Zimmerman
----Source: Abbotsford Tribune
(Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 07/08/1954
Klinkhammer, Jean Elizabeth (Marriage - 3
Miss Jean Elizabeth Klinkhammer and John
David Lindberg exchanged marriage vows Saturday morning, July 3, in
St. Bernard’s Catholic church. The double ring ceremony was
repeated at 9:00 o’clock before the nuptial high mass, with
the Rev. Raymond Schulz officiating. The bride is the daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Klinkhammer and the groom is the son of Mr.
and Mrs. John Lindberg, all of Abbotsford.
The bride, who was given in marriage by
her father, wore a floor length gown of white satin with lace
panels in the skirt and lace trim and sequins on the bodice,
designed with three-quarter length sleeves. A crown of sequins and
pearls held her three-quarter length veil, which was lace edged.
She carried a bouquet of red carnations, white roses and
Miss Emily Klinkhammer served her sister
as maid of honor and Mrs. Wayne Klinkhammer, a sister-in-law, of
Owatonna, Minn.; was bridesmaid. Their waltz length frocks were
made alike of net over taffeta, with a lace bolero. In their hair
they wore an arrangement of white baby mums and matching tulle in
yellow and orchid, respectively.
Attending the groom, as best man, was
Thomas Vetter, a friend, and Wayne Klinkhammer, brother of the
bride, as groomsman.
Ushers were Peter Gierl, a step-brother
of the bride, and Keith Zimmerman, a brother-in-law of the bride,
The bride’s mother was attired in a
cocoa colored lace dress with blue velvet hat and tan accessories,
and the groom’s mother chose an aqua nylon dress with white
accessories. Both mothers had corsages of white carnations and
Following the ceremony, a wedding
breakfast was served at the home of the bride’s parents, and
a reception, attended by 150 relatives and friends, was held at the
armory. Miss Pat Gierl was in charge of the guest book at the
Mr. and Mrs. Lindberg left on a wedding
trip to northern Wisconsin. They will greet their friends at a
wedding dance at the Colby Park Pavilion on July 10.
The groom, a graduate of the Abbotsford
High School, is employed at Felker’s Service Station. His
bride is a graduate of the Forman, North Dakota High
Guests at the wedding came from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada; Owatonna and Stone Lake, Minn.; Houston, Texas; Forman, North Dakota; Milwaukee, Wausau, Medford, Dorchester, Athens, Colby, and Abbotsford.
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