BioM: Pflanzer, Janice (1970)


Surnames: Pflanzer, Reis, Rushman, Becher, Miller, Archambo, Gonnering

----Source: Tribune/Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 26 Mar 1970

Pflanzer, Janice (14 MAR 1970)

Miss Janice Pflanzer became the bride of Russell Reis Saturday, March 14 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Colby.

The one p.m. ceremony was performed by the Rev. Frank Rushman.

Mr. and Mrs. Ted Pflanzer are the parents of the bride, and Mr. and Mrs. Russell Reis are the groom's parents. They all are of route 1, Colby.

Maid of honor for her sister was Miss Linda Pflanzer. Best man was a friend of the groom, John Becher. Other attendants were Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Pflanzer, both and sister-in-law of the bride, and Mr. and Mrs. Steve Miller, cousins of the groom.

Miniature bride and ring bearers were Lisa and Teddy Archambo, niece and nephew of the bride. Performing ushering duties were Frank Archambo, Abbotsford, and Dennis Gonnering of Colby.

The bride's empire A-line gown had a detachable chapel sweep train of Chantilly lace and nylon sheer over taffeta. The bodice was of lace, with mandarin lace collar and long sheer organza Camelot sleeves with alce appliques and wide lace cuffs. Her elbow length bouffant veil of nylon illusion were attached to a forward headpiece of organza flowers, pearls and lace petals.

The bride carried flowers of daisies and white roses. The miniature bride was attired identical dress to the bride and carried flowers identical to the bride's.

The floor length demi-bell silhouette dresses of the attendants were of powder blue georgette over taffeta. The empire bodices had mandarin collar outlined with white Venice lace and blue satin ribbon. The long sheer bishop sleeves had ribbon and lace trim on the cuffs. Their hair was styled in Scarlet O'Hara ringlets, accented with blue and white streaming ribbons.

The attendants carried powder bluea dn white daisies with white roses.

Bouquets of blue and white gladiolas decorated the church altar. The children's choir provided music for the ceremony.

The reception and dinner took place at the Colby Hotel. Dancing followed in the evening.

The groom will graduate this year from Wisconsin State University at Eau Claire. He is majoring in business administration. The bride is also attending the university in Eau Claire.

The couple will make their home in Eau Claire after a wedding trip through southern Wisconsin.

Guests at the wedding festivities came from Upland, California, Excelsior, Minnesota, Arlington Heights, Illinois, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Merrillan, Granton, Wausau, Edgar, Athens, Stevens Point, Mosinee, Unity, Green Bay, Marshfield, Abbotsford and Colby.



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