BioM: Viegut, Yvonne Adella (1954)
Surnames: Viegut, Koerner, Kieser, Sprengler, Nikolay, Amacher, Anderson, Alexander, Wurglur
----Source: Abbotsford Tribune
(Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 09/23/1954
Viegut, Yvonne Adella (Marriage - 18
When Mr. and Mrs. Donald Koerner return
from their wedding trip to northern Wisconsin, they will reside on
his farm in the town of Mayville, Mrs. Koerner will return to her
work at the Abbotsford Variety Store.
The marriage of Miss Yvonne Adella
Viegut, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Viegut, and Donald
Koerner, son of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Koerner, took place Saturday
afternoon, at 1:30 at St. Peter’s Lutheran church,
Dorchester. During the service, the Misses Dorothy and Marilyn
Kieser, accompanied by Miss Shirley Sprengler, sang "O Perfect
Love," and "The Lord is My Shepherd." The Rev. F. H. Sprengler
performed the double ring ceremony.
Given in marriage by her father, the
bride approached the altar wearing a gown of lace and tulle over
satin, featuring a sheer yoke topped with a scalloped collar and
long sleeves ending in points over the wrist. Net ruffles bordered
the floor length skirt of lace over net. Her finger tip lace edged
veil was fastened to a head dress studded with pearls and sequins.
She carried a heart shaped bouquet of white gladioli, yellow roses
Miss Charmaine Viegut was her
sister’s maid of honor and the bridesmaids were Mrs. LaVern
Viegut, sister-in-law of the bride, and Miss Kathleen Nikolay,
cousin of the bride, of Stratford. They wore identically styled
gowns of dotted swiss with pleated bodices and matching stoles and
gauntlets. Yellow was worn by Miss Viegut and orchid by the other
two attendants. Their pearl chokers and clutch bags were gifts of
the bride. In their hair they wore baby mums and carried bouquets
of white and colored gladioli.
Harold Amacher was best man and the
bride’s brother, La Vern and Clarence Viegut, were groomsmen.
Kenneth Anderson and Jack Alexander, friends of the groom, seated
Pink roses were used in the corsages the
mothers wore with their ensembles. Mrs. Viegut chose rust
accessories with her olive green dress, while Mrs. Koerner had red
accessories with a blue dress. Mrs. Emil Untiedt, grand mother of
the groom, of Dorchester, and Mrs. Fred Wurglur, grand mother of
the bride, of New Glarus, had corsages of yellow
After the ceremony, a reception was held
at the home of the bride’s parents and supper was served at
the church parlors to 125 guests. In the evening a wedding dance
was held at Dorchester Memorial hall and a midnight supper was
served at the Koerner home.
Guests attended from Abbotsford,
Dorchester, Curtiss, Medford, Milan, Athens, Stratford, Wausau,
Schofield, Brokaw, Rozellville, Auburndale, West Bend, Lake Geneva,
When the bridal couple left on their honeymoon, the new Mrs. Koerner wore a gray flannel dress trimmed with white angora. Her accessories were olive green.
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