BioM: Proft, Isabelle (1955)
Surnames: Proft, Jacobi, Sprengler, Zier, Madson, Vrana, Utke, Severson, Ouimette, Jester, Koenig, Boneske, Daske, Wirth
----Source: Abbotsford Tribune
(Abbotsford, Clark County, Wis.) 05/12/1955
Proft, Isabelle (Marriage - 7 May
Miss Isabelle Proft, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. William Proft, Route 2, Athens, became the bride of Chester
Jacobi, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Jacobi, Saturday. The Rev. F. H.
Sprengler read the service at 2:00 o’clock at Christ
Soloist during the ceremony was Miss Janice Zier, who sang "Oh Perfect Love" and "The Lord Is My Shepherd." Miss Shirley Sprengler accompanied her.
Nylon lace and netting combined to
fashion the waltz length gown donned by the bride for the ceremony.
A short sleeved lace bolero topped by a mandarin collar was worn
with the bridal gown. Completing her ensemble were a pearl studded
finger tip veil and a cascade arrangement of pink roses, and white
carnations interspersed with white stephanotis.
Rhinestones and pearls decorated the
bodices of the crystalette frocks worn by the bridal aides - Miss
Millie Proft, Wilmette, Ill., as maid of honor, and Mrs. Russell
Madson, West Allis, bridesmaid. Both are sisters of the bride. The
former carried a bouquet of pink roses and white carnations to
complement her blue gown while Mrs. Madson carried yellow roses and
white carnations with her pink formal.
Attendants for the groom included Ervin
Jacobi, Abbotsford, a brother of the groom, as best man, and
Russell Madson as groomsman. Arlyn Utke, a nephew of the groom, and
Jerry Vrana, Abbotsford, were ushers.
The mother of the bride wore a navy blue
print while the groom’s mother wore navy. Their accessories
were in navy and white and their corsages were made of pink roses
and white carnations.
Following the ceremony a dinner was
served in the Johnson town hall and in the evening a wedding dance
was held at Dorchester. The newlyweds left on a tour of the Black
Hills in South Dakota and on their return they will take up
residence on Route 1, Abbotsford, where the groom is engaged in
farming. Both are graduates of high schools in Abbotsford and
Coming from out of town for the wedding were Mr. and Mrs. Russell Madson and family, West Allis; Mr. and Mrs. Harry Proft and family, Skokie, Ill.; Mrs. Paul Severson, Miss Millie Proft and Herman Proft, Wilmette, Ill.; Mrs. Leigh Ouimette, California; Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Jacobi and son, Lloyd, Mrs. Charlotte Jester, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Koenig, Wausau; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Jacobi, Stratford; Mr. and Mrs. George Boneske, Sturgeon Bay; Miss Darlene Daske, Park Falls; and Mrs. Ida Wirth, Cleveland.
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