BioM: Meier, Betty (1956)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Meier, Dux, Strangfeld, Quast,
----Source: Clark County Press
(Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) August 2, 1956
Meier, Betty (Marriage - 28 July
The Rev. Alfred Schewe, pastor of St.
John’s Lutheran Church, preformed the double ring ceremony
Saturday afternoon which united in marriage Miss Betty Meier and
Frederick Dux, both of the Neillsville community. The
ceremony took place on the lawn of the bride’s parents’
Parents of the couple are Mr. and Mrs.
Arthur Meier of Rt. 1 and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Dux of Rt. 2, all of
The bride was attired in a gown of nylon
net over taffeta with a tight fitting lace bodice. The long
lace sleeves came to a point at the wrists. The lace of the
bodice formed points in the skirt and the floor length skirt was
very full with three tiers of lace over nylon and taffeta.
Her finger-tip veil was secured to a crown of seed pearls and
sequins. She carried a white orchid surrounded by baby red
roses in the shape of a fan. Lace formed the background for
She was attended by Mrs. Arthur Meier,
Jr., as matron of honor and by Miss Elaine Strangfeld as
Arthur Meier, Jr., attended the groom as
best man and groomsman was Robert Quast.
One hundred guests attended the reception
held at the V. F. W. Hall at 4 o’clock. The hall was
decorated with streamers of white, shrimp and aqua and white
Upon their return from a short wedding
trip to southern Wisconsin they will be at home on Emery Street, in
The bride is a graduate of the
Neillsville High School and the groom is employed at the Nelson
Muffler plant in Neillsville.
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