BioM: Schuld, Marilyn Ann (1958)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Schuld, Opelt, Wehe, Galbreath,
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) July 31, 1958
Schuld, Marilyn Ann (Marriage - 26 July
A double-ring ceremony at St.
Mary’s Church Saturday joined in marriage Miss Marilyn Ann
Schuld and Floyd D. Opelt both of Rt. 3, Neillsville. The bride is
the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leander Schuld, and Mr. and Mrs.
Arthur Opelt are the parents of the groom. The Rev. Joseph
About 200 guests attended the services,
in which the bride was given in marriage by her father. Vases of
white gladioli decorated the church.
The bride was attired in a floor-length
gown of white tulle over satin, with a fitted bodice and a lace
jacket. Her fingertip veil cascaded from a crown of seed
pearls and sequins. She carried a white orchid on a white
prayer book, with streamers of white down the front.
The maid of honor, Miss Helen Wehe of
Loyal, and the bridesmaid, Miss Echo Galbreath of Wisconsin Rapids,
wore identical dresses of blue ruffled net with picture hats to
match. They carried bouquets of pink and white carnations with blue
The bridal party also included a flower
girl, Nancy Schuld, niece of the bride, and a ring bearer, Rex
Galbreath, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Galbreath of Wisconsin
Rapids. Nancy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schuld of
Glenview, Ill., wore a dress similar to that of the bride and
carried a basket of pink roses and white baby mums.
The groom was attended by Thomas Wavrunek
of Neillsville as bestman. Ushers were David Schuld, brother
of the bride, and Ronald Opelt, nephew of the groom, of
Madison. They wore powder blue jackets with black trousers
and white carnation boutonnieres.
Music was furnished by the choir of St.
A reception for 200 guests was held at
the home of the bride’s parents, 2103 Black River Road, and
100 were entertained at a dinner at noon in the American Legion
Hall. The Newlyweds are on a wedding trip to northern
Both Mr. and Mrs. Opelt are graduates of
the Neillsville High School. The groom has attended the
University of Wisconsin for two years. At present he is
employed in Neillsville.
Relatives attended from Loyal, Wisconsin Rapids, Hales Corners and Eau Claire; Glenview and Wheeling, Ill.
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