BioM: Luebke, Donna M. (1961)

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Surnames: Ploeckelman, Luebke, Seidel, Engel, Younker, Lapp


----Source: ABBOTSFORD TRIBUNE (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 08/31/1961


Luebke, Donna M. (19 AUG 1961)


Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth F. Ploeckelman have returned from a wedding trip to Yellowstone National Park and are making their home on the farm of the groom’s mother, Mrs. Frank Plockelman, in the town of Mayville (Clark Co., Wis.).  Mr. Plockelman is employed as a truck driver for Huber Apfelbeck, Abbotsford.


Miss Donna Marie Luebke, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Luebke of Waupaca, became the bride of Kenneth Franklin Ploeckelman on Saturday, Aug. 19, 1961, at St. Louis Catholic Church, Dorchester.  The rev. Gerald F. Schuh officiated at the double ring ceremony and nuptial high mass at 10 o’clock.


The bride was attired in a ballerina length gown of white slipper satin with Chantilly nylon lace over taffeta, trimmed with sequins.  A pearl crown headdress held her fingertip veil.  She carried a bouquet of red roses and white gladioli with ribbon streamers.


Mrs. Dale Seidel, a friend of the bride, was matron of honor, and Miss Terryl Engel, the groom’s cousin, was bridesmaid.  They wore gowns of yellow chiffon and carried bouquets of pink carnations and white gladioli.


Patty Ploeckelman was flower girl and Dennis Engel was ring bearer.


Gerald Younker, as best man, and James Lapp attended the groom.  Ushering duties were performed by Herbert Luebke Jr. and Robert Ploeckelman.


A reception was held at the home of the groom’s mother at 2 o’clock, followed by a 4 o’clock supper at St. Louis Parish Hall.  The reception was resumed in the evening at the Mayville Town Hall.


Guests from away were from Waupaca, Milwaukee, Appleton, Chippewa Falls, Colby, Abbotsford and vicinity.



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